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"Discover a new Summer Read and Sign up for the Summer Reading Program! Summer with the Library is back with more fun, more activities, more community outreach—and more prizes! Mark your calendar for June 1, when readers and adventurers of all ages..."
"While the Emancipation Proclamation went into effect in 1863, it was not implemented in Confederate controlled territories. Thus enslaved people in the Confederate state of Texas were not freed until years later. On June 19th, 1865, Union troops a..."