Emancipation Proclamation http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Dred Scott Descendant Lynne M. Jackson On Honoring Family Legacy And Learning From The Past http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/dred-scott-descendant-lynne-m-jackson-honoring-family-legacy-and-learning-past <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Williams 27479 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Dred Scott Descendant Lynne M. Jackson On Honoring Family Legacy And Learning From The Past Annual Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Event Celebrates 150th Emancipation Proclamation Anniversary http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/annual-mary-meachum-freedom-crossing-event-celebrates-150th-emancipation-proclamation <p></p><p>The Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing, on the banks of the Mississippi River in St. Louis, will be turned into a Civil War training camp tomorrow at the&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="https://www.facebook.com/MaryMeachumFreedomCrossing">11th annual Freedom Crossing Event Celebration</a>.</span></p> Fri, 17 May 2013 21:04:06 +0000 Erin Williams 26506 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Annual Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Event Celebrates 150th Emancipation Proclamation Anniversary