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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

May 29, 1865

Presidential Proclamation Granted Amnesty to Most Southerners

President Andrew Johnson issued a “proclamation granting amnesty to all persons who have directly or indirectly taken part in the rebellion,” but with some notable exceptions. Read the full proclamation here.