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NC museum to display preliminary proclamation

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation is going to be on display at the N.C. Museum of History this spring. Officials from the museum and N.C. Freedom Monument Park are scheduled to hold a news conference Friday about the seven-page document, which will be on display in Raleigh from May 15 through June 16. President Lincoln signed the document Sept. 22, 1862. It was only...

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