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A place in history

Lincoln found support for Civil War following momentous meeting 150 years ago in Altoona

September 23, 2012
By William Kibler (bkibler@altoonamirror.com) , The Altoona Mirror

In July 1862, with the Civil War going badly, Abraham Lincoln shared a preliminary draft of the Emancipation Proclamation - a declaration of freedom for slaves - with his cabinet.

 
 

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