The Emancipation Days of Respect
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., three Emancipation Days of Respect have been established to promoting unity, respect and remembrance for those who have struggled and sacrificed to help change America’s unjust laws of racial segregation, as well as support and solidarity with victims of slavery and violence.
The Emancipation Days of Respect are ”Humanitarian Day” (January 15th – MLK’s Birthday), ”Victims of Violence Holy Day” (April 4th – Anniversary of MLK’s death) and ”Dream Day Quest and Jubilee” (August 28th – Anniversary of King’s “I Have a Dream” speech)
The first of 3 annual Emancipation Days of Respect honoring the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. Observed on King’s birthday (January 15), the wearing of white is encouraged to show respect and remembrance for all those who have helped change America’s unjust laws of racial segregation.
Victims of Violence Holy Day
The 2nd of 3 annual Emancipation Days of Respect honoring the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. Observed on the day of King’s assasination (April 4), the wearing black is encouraged to show solidarity with victims of slavery and violence.
Dream Day Quest and Jubilee
The third of 3 annual Emancipation Days of Respect honoring the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. Observed on the anniversary of King’s “I Have a Dream speech” (August 28). The wearing of black and white is encouraged as a show of respect.
1864 Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation Giant Campaign Photographic Display Print
Rare 1864 American Civil War Map - Slavery - Emancipation Wyoming Territory
First Reading/Emancipation Proclamation - After Frances Bicknell Carpenter 1866
"First Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation" 1866 in original frame
1863 Hand Carved Abraham Lincoln Wooden Wall Plaque Emancipation Proclamation
VERY RARE 1865 ALBUMEN PRINT ABE LINCOLN'S 38th EMANCIPATION CONGRESS WITH COA
ABRAHAM LINCOLN EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION 1ST PRINT NEWSPAPER NOTICE OF SIGNING
New York Journal of Commerce Prints and Criticizes the Emancipation Proclamation
Rare & Original Civil War 1863 CDV Photograph of Young Emancipated Slave Girl
Rare Civil War 1863 Carte-De-Visite Photograph of Emancipated Slave Children