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Johnny, a slave that ran to New York for freedom, has just been brought back to his owner because of the Fugitive Slave Act.
I'm gonna join the army!
After Lincoln announces emancipation for slaves in his state, an overjoyed Johnny makes a big decision.
The Civil War has begun and the Union forces are on a winning spree against the Confederates.
Johnny gets word that General Lee surrendered at the Appomattox Court House.
Thirteenth Amendment: No more slavery! (unless you're a criminal).Fourteenth Amendment: Everyone is a citizen.Fifteenth Amendment: All men can vote!
Johnny has waited for the day he receives equal rights! Let's just hope things stay this good...
After the war, Johnny joined the Freedman's Bureau, which helped him get a job as a fisherman in New York.