Special issue of PMHB on the Emancipation Proclamation
The January 2013 issue of the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography is now available in print and online.
This issue is a special issue in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and is guest edited by Erica Armstrong Dunbar of the University of Delaware and Randall Miller of St. Joseph’s University.
Eric Foner, “The Contested History of American Freedom”
Richard S. Newman, “The Age of Emancipating Proclamations: Early Civil War Abolitionism and Its Discontents”
Daniel R. Biddle and Murray Dubin, “‘God Is Settleing the Account’:
African American Reaction to Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation”
David Y. Young, “‘You Feel So Out of Place’: Germantown’s J. Gordon Baugh and the 1913 Commemoration of the Emancipation Proclamation”
Douglas R. Egerton, “‘A Measure Alike Military & Philanthropic’:
Historians and the Emancipation Proclamation” (a review essay)
And a handful of book reviews on new books related to the theme.
To learn more about this issue, or to access online (through JSTOR), visit http://hsp.org/publications/pennsylvania-magazine-of-history-biography/pmhb-january-2013.
To subscribe to PMHB, visit http://hsp.org/shop/publications. Individual copies of the issue may be purchased by contacting the editor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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