First Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation of President Lincoln by Francis Bicknell Carpenter. Lincoln met with his cabinet on July 22, 1862 for the first reading of a draft of this historic and life-changing document.

About Dave Evans

Dave Evans served with Food for the Hungry (FH) from 1991 until 2013, most recently as the U.S. President and a member of the Global Executive Office. Previously, he served as Country Director in Chad and then Bolivia.