District of Columbia. City Council. Office of the Legislative Counsel
Council of the District of Columbia Collection contains a badge related to the 150th anniversary of District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act.
Related archival collection: District of Columbia Emancipation Day, 150th Anniversary memorabilia, contains flyers and booklets pertaining to the 150th Anniversary of the Distirct of Columbia Emanicpation Day celebration week, April 11-16, 2012. The materials document various events that took place over the week, including an opening ceremony and prayer breakfast. Council of the District of Columbia Resolution CER 19-207 in recognition of the 150th anniversary is also included. Contact the Archivist for more information.
District of Columbia Emancipation Day, 150th Anniversary memorabilia, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Vincent B. Orange, Sr.