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Our Documents - 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery (1865)

Our Documents - 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery (1865) | 13 Amendment | Scoop.it
OurDocuments.gov. Featuring 100 milestone documents of American history from the National Archives. Includes images of original primary source documents, lesson plans, teacher and student competitions, and educational resources.
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this is a great credibe website that provides infromation about the 13th amendment. it gives the reasons why it was made. It also gives the entire backround story of who made it an amendment ( President Lincon) and why he thought it should be one. It gives the reasons he used to make it an amendment as well as when it was issued.

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13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Abolition of Slavery

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Americas Historical Documents -- Abolition of Slavery
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Prison Laborer Claims Rights Violation

Prison Laborer Claims Rights Violation | 13 Amendment | Scoop.it
A Vermont man suing the state under the 13th Amendment for the labor he was forced to perform while awaiting trial in jail will get his day in court.
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This is a great article of the 13th amendment in action. a man from vermont who was forced to do chores and maid work while in jail. He is suing the state under the 13th amendment stating "Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction." He says its againts the constitution to make him do labor even before sentanced in court.

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Mississippi Ratifies 13th Amendment In Response To Movie 'Lincoln' | Neon Tommy

Mississippi Ratifies 13th Amendment In Response To Movie 'Lincoln' | Neon Tommy | 13 Amendment | Scoop.it
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US 13th Amendment on Display in New York

February is observed as Black History Month in the United States and Canada. The original goal was to educate Americans about African-American history, focus...
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