Curriculum Embedded Task
Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC)
Justin R. Bailey
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History / Social Studies
U.S. History
6, 7, 8
Middle (6-8)

Frederick Douglass referred to the issuing of the Emancipation Proclamation as a date greater than even that of July 4, 1776. However, Secretary of State, William Seward referred to it as nothing more than a “puff of wind.” So what does the Emancipation Proclamation really say?