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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAlphonse Daudet
Born: May 13, 1840
Died: December 16, 1897 (aged 57)
Occupation: Novelist, playwright, poet
Bio: Alphonse Daudet was a French novelist. He was the father of Léon Daudet and Lucien Daudet.
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“I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States, and part of States, are, and henceforward shall be free;... And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind, and the gracious favor of Almighty God.”