By Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
June nineteenth, 1865, all started as one other sizzling day in Texas. African American slaves labored in fields, in barns, and within the houses of the white those who owned them. Then a message arrived. Freedom! Slavery had ended! The Civil warfare had really led to April. It took months for observe to arrive Texas. nonetheless the enjoyment of that incredible day hasn't ever been forgotten. each year, humans all around the usa come jointly on June nineteenth to rejoice the top of slavery. take part the get together of Juneteenth, an afternoon to recollect and honor freedom for every body.
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