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US Congress Establishes Juneteenth as New National Holiday

US Congress Establishes Juneteenth as New National Holiday


Also known as Freedom Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day, the holiday commemorates the day when Union Army Gen. Gordon Granger rode into the Texan city of Galveston and announced that the Civil War was over, freeing the last African American slaves.

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