Emancipation Proclamation Copy Fetches $2m

Billionaire David Rubenstein purchased an original copy of the Emancipation Proclamation Tuesday for $2.084 million, adding to his historic document collection.

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    NEW YORK (AP).-A copy of the Emancipation Proclamation signed by Lincoln and bought by Robert F. Kennedy, who drew inspiration from the document as he enforced civil rights legislation in the 1960s, is going up for auction and could fetch as much as $1.5 ...
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  • Crown jewel’ of American printing fetches $14.2 million in record auction
    the Declaration of Independence and the Emancipation Proclamation and loaning them to branches of the federal government. He is also a large benefactor for Duke University, which renamed its special collections the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book ...
    11/28/2013 - 5:58 am | View Link
  • Mr President meet your match! Internet star 'Kid President' stops by the Oval Office to show the Commander-in-Chief how it's done
    During a quick tour of the president's office, he saw the copy of the Emancipation Proclamation, a bust of Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. and a copy of a program from the March on Washington in August 1963, when Dr King delivered his 'I have a Dream' speech.
    04/4/2013 - 2:22 pm | View Link
  • Emancipation Proclamation fetches $2.1 million at auction
    New York — A rare original copy of President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation ordering the freeing of slaves sold Tuesday at a New York auction for more than $2 million. It's the second-highest price ever paid for a Lincoln-signed ...
    06/29/2012 - 2:43 am | View Link
  • Emancipation Proclamation Copy Fetches $2.1 Million at Auction
    One of the few remaining signed original copies of President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation sold at a New York auction for more than $2 million. The copy that was sold fetched the second-highest price ever paid for a Lincoln-signed proclamation.
    06/28/2012 - 3:45 am | View Link
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    Abraham Lincoln holding the Emancipation Proclamation: Emancipation Proclamation: African American's waiting for the hour of Emancipation: Emancipation Day in South ...
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  • Life & Mission Dr B R Ambedkar
    For those of us born after 1950 Dr Ambedkar is ... Another notable proclamation ... He also disclosed how Gandhi went to secretly see Aga Khan with a copy of the ...
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    Have students copy each condensed sentence under the ... signed the Emancipation Proclamation. ... “The Ballot or the Bullet” was given by Malcolm ...
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  • Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War. Emancipation ...
    Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War: Emancipation Proclamation, White House. Lincoln's balance of opposition to slavery and fidelity to the U.S. Constitution.
    07/31/2015 - 11:10 am | View Website
  • Black London: Life before Emancipation
    BLACK LONDON. Other books by the author. Carrington: A Life. BLACK LONDON. Life before Emancipation. Gretchen Gerzina. Dartmouth College Library. Hanover. Dartmouth ...
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