Emancipation Day



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Phipps Stable Fan 24/04/2018 02:17
.@KentuckyDerby winner #ORB's full brother #EMANCIPATION on the day he was born (4-20-14). Bred by #PhippsStable & #StuartJanneyIII at @claiborne, Emancipation begins his 4-y.o. campaign Sat in #Belmont Race 8. @Claudemcgaughey @WalkerHancock https:// twitter.com/daisypp/status /458256364989865984   …
WASHINGTON — The District’s Emancipation Day holiday on Monday means some roads that typically reverse at rush hour will not, which can lead to confusion and danger for drivers who commute on autopilot. Connecticut Avenue NW and 16th Street NW will ...
HernaLastari 21/04/2018 05:53
Emancipation doesn't show how strong the women are Emanciaption shows the equality of gender Happy Kartini Day #emancipation #strength #women #kartiniday #21042018 #equality #gender #teacher #jollyrogereducation #renon @ Jolly Roger Education
April 17, 2018 - Georgetown commemorated Washington, D.C.'s 156th observance of Emancipation Day by participating in an event yesterday that explored how various institutions are examining and reconciling their historic ties to slavery. Award-winning NPR ...
pclocators 16/04/2018 08:08
In #History on this day April 16, 1862, #PresidentLincoln signed an act abolishing #slavery in the District of Columbia, an important step in the long road toward full #emancipation & enfranchisement for African Americans.
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In #History on this day April 16, 1862, #PresidentLincoln signed an act abolishing #slavery in the District of Columbia, an important step in the long road toward full #emancipation & enfranchisement for African Americans. <br>http://pic.twitter.com/N8Ea2uA2ik
April 16, 2018 - The legacies of a 19th-century African American education pioneer and the first black female religious order in the country were celebrated at an Emancipation Day event today at Georgetown. Anne Marie Becraft, a free woman of color ...
Hickory Creek Police 16/04/2018 07:29
Today in History On April 16, 1862, Abraham Lincoln, who was the 16th President of the #US at the time, signed the Compensated #Emancipation Act, which freed more than 3000 slaves in the District of Columbia. It’s a day of remembrance of what the county is build on; #Freedom
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Today in History   On April 16, 1862, Abraham Lincoln, who was the 16th President of the #US at the time, signed the Compensated #Emancipation Act, which freed more than 3000 slaves in the District of Columbia.  It’s a day of remembrance of what the county is build on; #Freedom<br>http://pic.twitter.com/PJS8FYPipF
WASHINGTON — Under a hot, spring sun, bands marched, dancers pranced and helium-filled balloons depicting figures such as Rosa Parks and Marion Barry floated along Pennsylvania Avenue celebrating D.C. Emancipation Day. The annual District holiday ...
PresBenHarrison 16/04/2018 07:01
#Emancipation Day has been celebrated in #WashingtonDC since 1865 with a parade that winds past the #WhiteHouse. President Harrison strongly believed in abolishing slavery and would salute the African American troops as they marched by. #potus23
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#Emancipation Day has been celebrated in #WashingtonDC since 1865 with a parade that winds past the #WhiteHouse. President Harrison strongly believed in abolishing slavery and would salute the African American troops as they marched by. #potus23<br>http://pic.twitter.com/s6F8NsdtEj
Tax day - already pushed back due to a weekend and Emancipation Day holiday in Washington, D.C. - was rescheduled for April 18 after the IRS reported problems with its website. Individuals and businesses with a filing or payment due by April 17 will now ...
Judea I. Lawton 16/04/2018 06:27
Starting the 2:30pm tour @librarycongress. Happy #Emancipation day everybody.
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Starting the 2:30pm tour @librarycongress. Happy #Emancipation day everybody. <br>http://pic.twitter.com/mDUPFPYH8b
David Fiske 16/04/2018 03:26
Did you know that slavery in Washington, D.C. wasn't eliminated until part way through the Civil War? Read "Emancipation Day: The End of Slavery in the Capital of a Free Nation" https://www. theroot.com/emancipation-d ay-the-end-of-slavery-in-the-capital-of-1790855001   … #WashDC #CivilWar #Slavery #BlackHistory #Emancipation
Suzie Afridi 16/04/2018 03:17
I am such a procrastinator. I am one of 40 million Americans who have not filed their taxes yet. Thank God we got today as an extra day #Emancipation Day which is a holiday in Washington.
Sue #JusticeIsComing 16/04/2018 02:39
#PatriotsDay Wishing all runners in #BostonMarathon great good luck Celebrating #Emancipation day in DC -schools closed Here's your simple test-Only ONE question If Russia's interference is OK with you? You are NOT an American Patriot PERIOD!
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#PatriotsDay Wishing all runners in #BostonMarathon great good luck Celebrating #Emancipation day in DC -schools closed Here's your simple test-Only ONE question If Russia's interference is OK with you? You are NOT an American Patriot PERIOD! <br>http://pic.twitter.com/sfVT0bmT8s
Teresa Vega 16/04/2018 02:34
In honor of DC’s #Emancipation Day, I am posting this #slavearchive document about #GeorgeTDowning and #ThomasDowning by #PhillipD.Downing. These documents are from the #RhodaGFreeman Collection at @SchomburgCenter Archives. #BlackProGen #UnapoligeticallyBlack #Resist #Royalty
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In honor of DC’s #Emancipation Day, I am posting this #slavearchive document about #GeorgeTDowning and #ThomasDowning by #PhillipD.Downing. These documents are from the #RhodaGFreeman Collection at @SchomburgCenter Archives. #BlackProGen #UnapoligeticallyBlack #Resist #Royalty<br>http://pic.twitter.com/gwofyg15fP
Yunus Emre Enstitüsü 16/04/2018 02:15
On this day in 1862, Washington, DC abolished slavery. Freed 8 months before the emancipation proclamation, #EmancipationDay celebrates the end of slavery in the District of Columbia. #WashingtonDC #Emancipation
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On this day in 1862, Washington, DC abolished slavery. Freed 8 months before the emancipation proclamation, #EmancipationDay celebrates the end of slavery in the District of Columbia. #WashingtonDC #Emancipation <br>http://pic.twitter.com/IT7LK71YQF
Feisty Cat 16/04/2018 08:36
Is today the day? #WWG1WGA #Patriots #Emancipation from the #SwampCritters
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Is today the day? #WWG1WGA #Patriots #Emancipation from the #SwampCritters<br>http://pic.twitter.com/FEu89w1MjM
Teksunmicrosys 16/04/2018 07:22
Happy Emancipation Day! “A People without the #KNOWLEDGE of their past history, Origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” - #MarcusGarvey #HappyEmancipationDay #Emancipation #EmancipationDay #MondayMotivaton
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Happy Emancipation Day! “A People without the #KNOWLEDGE of their past history, Origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” -    #MarcusGarvey #HappyEmancipationDay #Emancipation #EmancipationDay #MondayMotivaton<br>http://pic.twitter.com/7VjUJCtCAr
Selli 08/03/2018 06:12
#HappyWomensDay2018 F&F I wish all women out there a wonderful day #emancipation #WomensDay #WomensPower #CaitroinaBalfe @GHJNancy @JAMMFWarriors @KirkiNia @britt_grie @birgit_gerach @GalkeSabine @gandusio @36yuz @pjl24 @Angela1303 @danielalippke @Evaaa85
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#HappyWomensDay2018  F&F  I wish all women out there a wonderful day  #emancipation  #WomensDay  #WomensPower  #CaitroinaBalfe  @GHJNancy @JAMMFWarriors @KirkiNia @britt_grie @birgit_gerach @GalkeSabine @gandusio @36yuz @pjl24 @Angela1303 @danielalippke @Evaaa85<br>http://pic.twitter.com/Z2OoOrAXgI
Viviana Segade 08/03/2018 11:21
#InternationalWomansDay is a global day celebrating the social, economic, political and cultural achievements of #women and calls to action for accelerating gender parity, women's true #Equality and #emancipation. At #SunsetHarbourClub we honor and celebrate women's #achievements
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#InternationalWomansDay is a global day celebrating the social, economic, political and cultural achievements of #women and calls to action for accelerating gender parity, women's true #Equality and #emancipation. At #SunsetHarbourClub we honor and celebrate women's #achievements<br>http://pic.twitter.com/hP9tOztST6
Max Fanni Canelles 04/03/2018 07:56
#8March Women's Day #Female #Emancipation.The Afghan #women shows us the slavery of women in the… https://www. instagram.com/p/Bf6fCe7HUun/  
Dominic Kelly 01/03/2018 07:36
Happy World Book Day! Today I’m learning about The Underground Railroad, which I knew nothing about. Can’t say anything else, as it’s for my book club @colsonwhitehead #WorldBookDay2018 #freedom #emancipation #EqualityNow
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Happy World Book Day! Today I’m learning about The Underground Railroad, which I knew nothing about. Can’t say anything else, as it’s for my book club    @colsonwhitehead #WorldBookDay2018 #freedom #emancipation #EqualityNow<br>http://pic.twitter.com/wmFzEMlH3G
@RCSToronto petition to declare August 1st as #Emancipation Day across Canada draws to a close tomorrow, we're almost there!! Sign this petition: https:// petitions.ourcommons.ca/en/Petition/Si gn/e-1289   … @karimacatherine @PeddleMatt @OllieNobleLTD @GrMorag @iangraham25
Mr. Horton 12/02/2018 07:45
BORN ON THIS DAY: Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin - arguably two of the most important figures of the 19th Century. #Emancipation #Evolution
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BORN ON THIS DAY: Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin - arguably two of the most important figures of the 19th Century. #Emancipation #Evolution<br>http://pic.twitter.com/vHPUoaGEx3
Anne-Maria Yritys 06/02/2018 08:45
Why do we have to celebrate International Women´s Day? bit.ly/21stCenturyWom ensRights   … Women should not have to be celebrated. Females should have equal opportunities and rights as males, across the world. Please share your thoughts: #equality #feminism #humanrights #emancipation
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Why do we have to celebrate International Women´s Day?  http:// bit.ly/21stCenturyWom ensRights   …   Women should not have to be celebrated. Females should have equal opportunities and rights as males, across the world. Please share your thoughts: #equality #feminism #humanrights  #emancipation <br>http://pic.twitter.com/rGWIRaOovb
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