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Juneteenth : a day to celebrate freedom from slavery / Angela Leeper.

Leeper, Angela. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Silas Bronson Library.
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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury J 394.263 LEE (Text to phone) 34005115616939 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is Juneteenth? -- Early African-American history -- Early Juneteenth celebrations -- Juneteenth becomes a holiday -- Juneteenth today.
Summary, etc.:
Explores the origins of Juneteenth, early celebrations, and how the holiday is celebrated today.
Subject: Juneteenth > Juvenile literature.
Slaves > Emancipation > Texas > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Texas > Galveston > History > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Anniversaries, etc. > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Slaves > Emancipation > United States > Juvenile literature.
Juneteenth.
Slavery.
Holidays.

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