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Juneteenth ceremony in Brewer

June 19th marks the official end of slavery. Today back in 1865-- the Emancipation Proclamation went into effect...more than two years after Lincoln signed it. In Brewer-- a group gathered to honor today and remember how far America has come.


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Juneteenth ceremony in Brewer

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