The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of the "Emancipation Proclamation" using the following search strategies:
Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase: free, freedom, Emancipation Proclamation, Lincoln, slaves.
It is important to use a specific date range if looking for articles for a particular event.
Use the Advanced Search to find the words emancipation and proclamation in proximity to each other.