Rare Copies Of 13th Amendment, Emancipation Proclamation Go On Sale

Two of the most vital files of American history might quickly be yours, if you have millions to invest.

Unusual copies of the 13th Amendment, which eliminated slavery, and the Emancipation Proclamation will be offered by Sotheby’s, an auction home in New York, throughout its“& ldquo; Two Centuries of American History” & rdquo; auction on May 25. It is the very first time both copies of the anti-slavery files will be up for sale, at the same time.

nternational senior professional for books and manuscripts at Sotheby’s, informed the Huffington Post. “