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AAS/HIS 245 History of African Americans: Catalog

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

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Resistance and African-American

Rebellion and African-American

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Underground Railroad

Civil Rights

Harlem Renaissance

For Subject searching, try:

Slave insurrections--United States

Fugitive slaves--United States

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Franklin, John Hope

Seraile, William


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