13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Proposed January 31, 1865 and Ratified December 6, 1865.

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  • 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Proposed January 31, 1865 and Ratified December 6, 1865.

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Title

13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Proposed January 31, 1865 and Ratified December 6, 1865.

Subject

Constitutional Convention; U.S. Constitution; Slavery

Description

Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.

Creator

U.S. Congress

Source

C#0257

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1865

Rights

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Language

eng

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Citation

U.S. Congress, "13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution - Proposed January 31, 1865 and Ratified December 6, 1865.," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #1026, http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/1026 (accessed November 23, 2017).