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D.C. Poised for Annual Emancipation Day Festivities

The venerable citizens of Washington, D.C., have proven that they’re masters at throwing a party and what better reason to host a celebration than showcasing the annual, historic recounting of Emancipation Day which honors the courage and struggle of those who fought to end slavery and the liberation of over 3,000 Blacks in the District on April 16, 1862?