2013 marks the 150th anniversary of The Emancipation Proclamation.
In January 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation came into effect. But what did this really mean for the enslaved African American people?
Abraham Lincoln is known as the "Great Emancipator". But did Lincoln really free the "slaves"?
Click here to read about Abraham Lincoln, the Emancipation Proclamation and the 13th Amendment.