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Juneteenth is the newest federal holiday. Here’s what it celebrates.
Observed on June 19, the holiday commemorates the end of slavery in Texas—which wasn't until two years after Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation.

Juneteenth is the newest federal holiday. Here’s what it celebrates.,Observed on June 19, the holiday commemorates the end of slavery in Texas—which wasn't until two years after Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation.

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