Guest column: Juneteenth Day a time f...

Guest column: Juneteenth Day a time for remembrance, celebration

There are 1 comment on the Wyandotte West story from Jun 18, 2011, titled Guest column: Juneteenth Day a time for remembrance, celebration. In it, Wyandotte West reports that:

A A A This Sunday, June 19, the state of Kansas will commemorate its 146th annual Juneteenth Day, the oldest known observance of the ending of slavery.A A A A Although President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation was delivered on Jan.

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#1 Jun 18, 2011
I do not like the name Juneteenth. The day should be called Emancipation Day.

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