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AAS/HIS 245 History of African Americans: Websites

This guide will provide background sources to help you in researching African American History so that you can complete your course assignment.

Suggestions to Researchers

The websites featured on this page help provide background information about the African American experience, including historical associations, leading personalities, movements, events and locations.  

Sources could include text, images, maps, sound, video, educational materials, etc.

Once linked to the individual websites, sample topics or features are suggested to acclimate you to the website.

Primary Sources

Martin Luther King, Jr. at UCLA

Recommended Links


Special Collections Librarian

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Lehman College

250 Bedford Park Blvd. West

Bronx, New York 10468-1589


Slavery in Early New York