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Pages three and five will be on display for three days at the National Archives rotunda starting on Dec. 30.
Descendents of Civil War heroes re-trace the steps of their great-grandfather, who found lost orders from Gen. Robert E. Lee that a prominent Civil War historian calls the most notable moment when America's trajectory turned and its very future was reset at Antietam Creek.
An "emancipation watch" party is planned in Virginia's capital city.
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