Juneteenth celebration in Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – June 19th is the day that many Americans celebrate as Juneteenth.

Some call it the “black Independence Day.”

It marks the day, June 19, 1865 that slavery ended and emancipation began in Texas.

This is how people celebrated in Chattanooga today.

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