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African-American History and Culture

The African-American Mosaic

The African-American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship

African-American Perspectives: Pamphlets from the Daniel A. P. Murray Collection, 1818-1907

Afro-American Genealogical Research

An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera

Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938

The Capital and the Bay: Narratives of Washington and the Chesapeake Bay Region, ca. 1600-1925

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1873

Emancipation Proclamation

The First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820

The Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

From Slavery to Freedom: The African-American Pamphlet Collection, 1822-1909

Images of African-American Slavery and Freedom from the Collections of the Library of Congress

Maps of Liberia: Maps from the American Colonization Society Collection, 1830-1870

Slavery and Abolition from The Nineteenth Century in Print


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The African-American: A Journey from Slavery to Freedom, B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library, Long Island University

The Amistad Case, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution

Amistad Research Center, Tulane University

Boston African American National Historic Site, The National Park Service

Civil War and Reconstruction (1850-1877), National Archives and Records Administration

Documenting the American South, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The Dred Scott Case, Washington University Libraries

The Dred Scott Decision, Jefferson National Expansion Memorial

The Emancipation Proclamation, National Archives and Records Administration

NARA: Records that pertain to American Slavery and the International Slave Trade, National Archives and Records Administration

National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom, The National Park Service

Our Shared History African American Heritage, The National Park Service

Slavery & Abolition, Smithsonian Institution

Statutes of the United States Concerning Slavery, The Avalon Project at the Yale Law School

Toward Racial Equality, HarpWeek

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