History Projects on the Emancipation Proclamation?

Answer President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863, as the United States entered its third year of Civil War. The proclamation ordered that "all persons held as slave... Read More »

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How to Cite the Emancipation Proclamation in a Paper?

By the time you get to college, you're probably aware that you need to cite all sources in a reference list at the end of your paper. However, some sources are easier to cite than others. Luckily, ... Read More »

The Pros & Cons of the Emancipation Proclamation?

United States President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation in September of 1862. It took effect on January 1, 1863. The proclamation freed the slaves who resided in areas controll... Read More »

Women's Rights After the Emancipation Proclamation?

Although women's rights in the U.S. had progressed significantly before the 1863 Emancipation Proclamation, feminist leader Elizabeth Cady Stanton put female equality to one side temporarily to hel... Read More »

My child was adopted nearly 10 years ago I read that the statute of limitation for child support arrears is 10 years from emancipation Is adoption considered emancipation?