Juneteenth!

31:52
 
Share
 

Manage episode 209398859 series 1985075
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.

Have you heard of a holiday called Juneteenth? Do you know what it is, or why it's important in American history? Well, listen here - this is the episode for you. This is straight-up history - Ancestry.com is on the blink, so we're steering clear of Ancestry lessons for a few weeks in order to let them get themselves together again. And since there's a holiday to discuss, why not use the opportunity to learn in a whole new way? We've got quotes from the Emancipation Proclamation and General Order #3, from Henry Louis Gates Jr and from an array of private researchers who were good enough to lend us their views and understanding of Juneteenth. Grab your Faygo Red Pop. It's time to learn!

Please rate and review the podcast on your podcast provider, at https://apple.co/2MLZW4H or at facebook.com/AncestorsAliveGenealogy.

If you want to be on the podcast from ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD using the Zoom platform and a good mic and earphones (how about that Family Cookbook series??), you can contact me at https://bit.ly/2Kxb6rm.

Stop by the website at ancestorsalivegenealogy.com (social media links there, too!).

Sponsor the podcast at patreon.com/AncestorsAlive for super-fantastic rewards, including membership in the private Facebook group AND SWAG.

Subscribe to the YouTube channel at https://bit.ly/2lmhYha.

42 episodes available. A new episode about every 10 days averaging 24 mins duration .