How Americans Have Honored Juneteenth For Over 150 years

African American communities have honored Juneteenth for generations, and last year President Biden signed the “Juneteenth National Independence Day Act,” enshrining the day as a federal holiday. NBC News’ Aaron Gilchrist takes a closer look at the history of Juneteenth and how Americans celebrated Black culture across the country. 

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How Americans Have Honored Juneteenth For Over 150 years

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