A Juneteenth parade in Austin, Texas, June 18, 2011 (Photo AP: Rodolfo Gonzalez)
On this day, June 19, 1865, Juneteenth is observed, commemorating the day Africans in Texas heard of the end of legal enslavement in the U.S.
Brought to you by the Black365 Calendar. Find out more at www.Black365.US
Stay up to date by getting the latest LA Sentinel News and Alerts sent to your email inbox.
Your privacy is important to us. You may unsubscribe anytime via the link found at the bottom of each email we send.
LA Sentinelin your pocket:
Close / I'm already on the list
Don't be limited anymore! Subscribe Now »
** Existing subscribers, please Login / Register for Digital »
Subscribe to The Los Angeles Sentinel for only $5.99 $3.99 per month, with 1 month free!
Relax in comfort each week as you read the printed newspaper on your own time, delivered weekly to your home or office. This subscription also includes UNLIMITED DIGITAL ACCESS for all of your devices. Includes FREE shipping! One easy payment of $3.99/month gets you:
Subscribe Now »