April 16, 1862 – Compensated Emancipation – District of Columbia

In 1916 four women--who were formely enslaved--gathered at a reunion in Washington, DC. All were centenarians. Annie Parram, 104; Anna Angales, 105; Elizabeth Berkeley, 125; and Sadie Thompson 110. From the Library of Congress. — at Washington, DC.

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One Response to “April 16, 1862 – Compensated Emancipation – District of Columbia”

  1. Beautiful people.

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