VIDEO: Mayor Nutter marks 150th anniversary of abolition of slavery

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Mayor Michael Nutter marked the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery Sunday by reading the 13th Amendment at the National Constitution Center. (WPVI)

Mayor Michael Nutter marked the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery Sunday by reading the 13th Amendment at the National Constitution Center.

A rare copy of the 13th amendment, signed by Abraham Lincoln, is on display at the center.

There were also a screening of "The Abolitionists" and a discussion on the event that changed history.

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