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Center for Diversity Education
Public Services Librarian
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Religious Studies major
Class of 2012
Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War
Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the 1862 Preliminary Emancipation Proclamation.
Includes local elements, including diaries, portraits, and slave deeds showing how slavery and emancipation impacted Western North Carolina.
Exhibits and Events on view
at UNC Asheville's Ramsey Library
October 15 - November 16, 2012
Walkthrough of the "Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War"
Take a walkthrough with Dr. Steve Frank, Chief Interpretive Officer at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, of the "Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War" traveling exhibition for libraries. The exhibition was organized by the National Constitution Center and the American Library Association Public Programs Office, and was made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.