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The Origins of Juneteenth

Juneteenth is coming.  Here are three youtube videos from the Texas Institute for the Preservation of History and Culture that describe the origins of Juneteenth, the celebration’s spread throughout Texas and the rest of the country, and its continuing significance. The first is embedded below.

 


 

Part 2 is here.

And here is Part 3.

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