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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  • 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 - 2:26 am | View Link
  • Emancipation Proclamation signed by Lincoln fetches $2M
    A rare copy of the Emancipation Proclamation signed by President Lincoln has sold for almost $2.1 million at an auction in New York City, The New York Daily News reports. The 1863 document was bought by David Rubenstein, managing director of the Carlyle ...
    06/27/2012 - 1:11 am | View Link
  • Emancipation Proclamation copy fetches $2mln
    This year Rubinstein also bought a copy of the US Declaration of Independence and in 2007 he acquired a copy of the Great Charter of the Liberties of England. All in all, President Lincoln signed 48 copies of the Proclamation.
    06/26/2012 - 11:17 pm | View Link
  • Rare original copy of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation fetches more than $2M at NY auction
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - One of the rare, original copies of the Emancipation Proclamation has sold at a New York auction for more than $2 million. The 1863 document signed by President Abraham Lincoln ordered all slaves to be freed in states then in rebellion.
    06/25/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    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.
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    Emancipation Proclamation original copy, signed by Abraham Lincoln, sold at a New York auction for $2.1 million Wednesday. It's onlt the second highest priced ...
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  • Emancipation Proclamation signed by Lincoln fetches $2M
    A rare copy of the Emancipation Proclamation signed by President Lincoln has sold for almost $2.1 million at an auction in New York City, The New York Daily News reports.
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