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African American History Web Resources
Civil Rights Digital Library
A treasure trove of primary sources. Search by keyword, or browse events, people, places, and topics.
Cornell's Anti-Slavery and Civil War Collections
Numbering over 10,000 titles, May's pamphlets and leaflets document the anti-slavery struggle at the local, regional, and national levels.
North American Slave Narratives from UNC Chapel Hill
Books and articles that document the individual and collective story of African Americans struggling for freedom and human rights in the eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth centuries.
African American Odyssey from the Library of Congress
Includes a wide array of important and rare books, government documents, manuscripts, maps, musical scores, plays, films, and recordings.
Frederick Douglas Papers at The Library of Congress
Presents the papers of the nineteenth-century African-American abolitionist who escaped from slavery and then risked his own freedom by becoming an outspoken.
HistoricalPublications from the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights from the Thurgood Marshall Law Library
"...a complete electronic record of United States Commission on Civil Rights publications held in the Library's collection and available on the USCCR Web site."
African American Immigration Experience from the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Presents more than 16,500 pages of texts, 8,300 illustrations, and more than 60 maps. Organized around thirteen defining migrations that have formed and transformed African America and the nation.
African American Mosaic from the Library of Congress
A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History & Culture.