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    The Emancipation Proclamation: Early Printing in Magazine Format. February 1863 issue of "The American Missionary" magazine, New York, printed in peach pictorial wraps, 28pp. The Proclamation appears on the opening page, while other articles on the topic follow in which the reactions of freed slaves and African American religious leaders are quoted. The cover depicts a missionary in the upper right corner and representations of three racial groups worthy of their proselytizing efforts. Faint damp stain in upper right corner. Vertical fold, clean overall.

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    September, 2016
    17th Saturday
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