Lincoln's Hundred Days
Author Louis Masur talked about his book, Lincoln’s Hundred Days and the formulation of the Emancipation Proclamation. One hundred days passed between Lincoln’s preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, issued on September 22nd, 1862, and the final decree on January 1st, 1863. He spoke about the struggle to end slavery, Civil War era politics, and Lincoln’s actions during the period. He responded to questions from the audience. close
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Erin Carlson Mast Executive Director President Lincoln's Cottage
Louis P. Masur Professor Rutgers University, New Brunswick->History Department
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