Resources for African American Studies by Title

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African American Newspapers Series 1, 1827-1998

  Coverage: 1827-1998  |  Vendor: Readex  |  More info...
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America History & Life

  Coverage: 1963 -  |  Vendor: Ebsco  |  More info...
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American Song Online

  Coverage: 1800s-  |  Vendor: Alexander Street  |  More info...
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ARTstor

  Coverage: ancient to modern  |  Vendor: ARTstor  |  More info...
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Biography In Context (Biography Resource Center)

  Coverage: Varies  |  Vendor: Gale  |  More info...
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Black Drama: 1850 to the Present

  Coverage: 1850 -  |  Vendor: Alexander Street  |  More info...
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Black Short Fiction and Folklore

  Coverage: 1870-  |  Vendor: Alexander Street  |  More info...
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Black Thought and Culture

  Coverage: 1700-  |  Vendor: Alexander Street  |  More info...
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Black Women Writers

  Coverage: 19th century - present  |  Vendor: Alexander Street  |  More info...
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Center for Research Libraries - Foreign Dissertations

  Coverage: varies  |  Vendor: CRL  |  More info...
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Chicago Defender 1910-1975 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

  Coverage: 1910-1975  |  Vendor: ProQuest  |  More info...
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Early English Books Online (EEBO)

  Coverage: 1450-1700  |  Vendor: ProQuest  |  More info...
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Ebsco Academic Search Complete

  Coverage: varies  |  Vendor: Ebsco  |  More info...
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Foundation Directory Online

  Coverage: Current  |  Vendor: Foundation Center  |  More info...
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In the First Person

  Coverage: 1930s-  |  Vendor: Alexander Street  |  More info...
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JSTOR

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Library Catalog (UofA Library Catalog)

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MLA International Bibliography

  Coverage: 1926-  |  Vendor: Ebsco  |  More info...
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Oxford African American Studies Center

  Coverage: 3000 B.C.E. -  |  Vendor: Oxford  |  More info...
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Project MUSE Online Journals

  Coverage: Varies; 1990s-  |  Vendor: JHU  |  More info...
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ProQuest African American Heritage

  Coverage: 1700s-  |  Vendor:   |  More info...
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ProQuest Central

  Coverage: 1971-  |  Vendor: ProQuest  |  More info...
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ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global

  Coverage: Indexing: 1861-; Full Text: varies  |  Vendor: ProQuest  |  More info...
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Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive

  Coverage: c. 1500-  |  Vendor: Gale  |  More info...
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Sociological Abstracts

  Coverage: 1963 -  |  Vendor: ProQuest  |  More info...
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WorldCat Classic

  Coverage: 1100 -  |  Vendor: FirstSearch  |  More info...
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WorldCat.org

  Coverage: 1100 -  |  Vendor: OCLC  |  More info...

Recommended Free Web Resources for African American Studies

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AFAM-LIT List

Host: University of Illinois   |  More Info
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Africa Focus: Sights and Sounds of a Continent

Host: University of Wisconsin, Madison  |  More Info
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Africa South of the Sahara - Topics

Host: Stanford University  |  More Info
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African Amercian Museum of Iowa

Host: African Amercian Museum of Iowa  |  More Info
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African American Dissertations Index Page

Host: University of California, Berkeley  |  More Info
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African American Female Communication

Host: Barbara Hill Hudson, Ph.D.: Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP)   |  More Info
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African American history in Central America

Host: Mount Holyoke College  |  More Info
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African Americans in the Visual Arts: A Historical Perspective

Host: Long Island University  |  More Info
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African Studies

Host: Columbia University   |  More Info
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Africana Studies and Research Center

Host: Cornell University  |  More Info
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African-American Experience in Ohio

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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African-American sheet music

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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African-American Women

Host: Duke University: Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collectins Library  |  More Info
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Afrol News

Host: Afrol News  |  More Info
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American Colonization Society

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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American Life Histories: Manuscripts from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936 - 1940

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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American Verse Project

Host: University of Michigan  |  More Info
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Amistad Digital Resource

Host: Columbia University  |  More Info
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Anacostia Community Museum

Host: Smithsonian  |  More Info
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Behind the Veil: Documenting African American Life in the Jim Crow South

Host: Duke University  |  More Info
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Bibliography of Slavery and World Slaving

Host: University of Virginia  |  More Info
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Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

Host: Birmingham Civil Rights Institute  |  More Info
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Black American Feminism Bibliography

Host: University of California, Santa Barbara  |  More Info
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Black American West Museum

Host: Black American West Museum  |  More Info
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Black Archives of Mid-America

Host: Black Archives of Mid-America  |  More Info
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Black Feminist/Womanist Works: A Beginning List

Host: University of Maryland  |  More Info
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Black Film Center/Archive Home Page

Host: Indiana University  |  More Info
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Black Film Research Online

Host: University of Chicago  |  More Info
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Black History Museum and Cultural Center

Host: Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia  |  More Info
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Black Studies Program

Host: City College of New York  |  More Info
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BlackPressUSA.com

Host: National Newspaper Publishers Association  |  More Info
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Blues Archive

Host: The University of Mississippi  |  More Info
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Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Brown v. Board of Education

Host: Brown Foundation for for Educational Equity, Excellence and Research  |  More Info
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Bunche Center for African American Studies

Host: University of California, Los Angeles  |  More Info
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California Newsreel

Host: California Newsreel  |  More Info
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Carl Van Vechten Photographs Collection

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Carter G. Woodson Institute

Host: University of Virginia  |  More Info
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Center for African American Studies (Princeton)

Host: Princeton University  |  More Info
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Center for Black Music Research

Host: Center for Black Music Research   |  More Info
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Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Host: Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History  |  More Info
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Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection

Host: Temple University  |  More Info
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Chicago Defender Archive Search

Host: The Defender  |  More Info
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Chicago Renaissance - Introduction

Host: Chicago Public Library  |  More Info
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Civil Rights Documentation Project

Host: University of Southern Mississippi  |  More Info
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Civil Rights History Project

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive

Host: University of Southern Mississippi   |  More Info
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Civil Rights Oral History Interviews

Host: Washington State University  |  More Info
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Civil Rights.org: the civil rights coalition for the 21st century

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Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System

Host: National Parks Service  |  More Info
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Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa

Host: CODESRIA  |  More Info
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Daniel A. P. Murray Pamphlet Collection

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Documenting the American South

Host: University of North Carolina  |  More Info
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Documenting the American South: The Church in the Southern Black Community

Host: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill  |  More Info
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Electronic Text Center: African American

Host: University of Virginia   |  More Info
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Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting: Race and Racism

Host: Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting  |  More Info
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Feminist Africa

Host: African Gender Institute  |  More Info
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First-Person Narratives of the American South, 1860-1920

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Free To Dance

Host: Public Broadcasting Service  |  More Info
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George Washington Carver

Host: Iowa State University  |  More Info
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George Washington Carver National Monument

Host: National Park Service  |  More Info
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Greensboro Sit-ins: Launch of a Civil Rights Movement

Host: Greensboro News & Record  |  More Info
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H-Afro-Am

Host: Humanities & Social Sciences Online  |  More Info
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Hartford Black History Project: Struggle from the Start

Host: Hartford Web Publishing  |  More Info
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Historical Publications of the United States Commission on Civil Rights

Host: University of Maryland Law Library  |  More Info
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Holsinger Studio Collection

Host: University of Virginia  |  More Info
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In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience

Host: New York Public Library / Schomburg Center  |  More Info
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Jack Rabin Collection on Alabama Civil Rights and Southern Activists

Host: Pennsylvania State University  |  More Info
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Jackie Robinson and Other Baseball Highlights, 1860s - 1960s

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Jackson Davis, African American photographs

Host: University of Virginia  |  More Info
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Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia

Host: Ferris State University  |  More Info
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John Henrik Clarke Africana Library

Host: Cornell University  |  More Info
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John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture

Host: Duke University  |  More Info
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Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

Host: Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies  |  More Info
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King Center

Host: King Center  |  More Info
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Literature and Life: The Givens Collection

Host: Public Broadcasting Service   |  More Info
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Malcolm

Host: Twenty-First Century Books  |  More Info
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Malcolm X Project at Columbia University

Host: Columbia University  |  More Info
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March on Milwaukee: Civil Rights Project

Host: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee  |  More Info
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Mary McLeod Bethune

Host: National Archives for Black Women's History  |  More Info
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Moorland-Springarn Research Center (MSRC)

Host: Howard University  |  More Info
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Motown Historical Museum

Host: Motown Records  |  More Info
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NAACP: A Century in the Fight for Freedom

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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National Civil Rights Museum

Host: National Civil Rights Museum  |  More Info
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National Council for Black Studies (NCBS)

Host: National Council for Black Studies  |  More Info
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National Pan-Hellenic Council

Host: National Pan-Hellenic Council, Inc.  |  More Info
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NBPC TV

Host: National Black Public Consortium  |  More Info
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Nineteenth Century Documents Project

Host: Furman University  |  More Info
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Now What a Time: Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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NYPL Digital Schomburg African American Women Writers the 19th Century

Host: The New York Public Library  |  More Info
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Official Site of the Louis Armstrong House

Host: Louis Armstrong House & Archives, Queens College  |  More Info
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Pictures of African Americans During World War II

Host: U.S. National Archives & Records Administration  |  More Info
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Race & Place: An African American Community

Host: University of Virginia   |  More Info
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Record Search for Civil War Sailors (CWSS)

Host: National Park Service  |  More Info
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Records of Slave Ship Movement Between Africa and the Americas, 1817-1843

Host: University of Wisconsin-Madison  |  More Info
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Regarding the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Host: U.S. Department of Justice  |  More Info
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Robert Penn Warren’s Who Speaks for the Negro?

Host: Vanderbilt University  |  More Info
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Rosa Parks Library and Museum

Host: Troy State University, Montgomery  |  More Info
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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Host: New York Public Library  |  More Info
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Seneca Village Website

Host: Institute for Learning Technologies at Teachers College, Columbia University  |  More Info
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SIRIS Image Gallery

Host: Smithsonian  |  More Info
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Slaves and the Courts, 1740-1860

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Soldiers Without Swords: The Black Press. History of the Black Press in America

Host: Public Broadcasting Service  |  More Info
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The African American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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The Amistad Research Center

Host: Amistad Research Center, Inc.  |  More Info
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The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas

Host: University of Virginia  |  More Info
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The Black Population in the United States: 2010

Host: U.S. Census Bureau  |  More Info
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The Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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The James Weldon Johnson Collection

Host: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University  |  More Info
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The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association Papers Project

Host: University of California, Los Angeles  |  More Info
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The Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute

Host: Stanford University  |  More Info
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The Movies, Race, and Ethnicity: African Americans

Host: University of California, Berkeley  |  More Info
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The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow

Host: Educational Broadcasting Corporation  |  More Info
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The Virginia Runaways Project

Host: University of Virginia  |  More Info
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The Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection of Afro-American History and Literature

Host: Chicago Public Library  |  More Info
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Theses Canada Portal

Host: National Library of Canada  |  More Info
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Voices from the Days of Slavery: Former Slaves Tell Their Stories

Host: Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Voices of Civil Rights

Host: AARP, the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), and the Library of Congress  |  More Info
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Voyages: The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database

Host: Emory University  |  More Info
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We Shall Overcome: Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement

Host: National Park Service  |  More Info