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This site is an extensive collection of multimedia materials concerning Harriet Beecher Stowes as an American cultural... see more

An attempt to quantify the demographic impact of the Atlantic slave trade on African regions, allowing users to set and... see more

This site is a companion to the Public Broadcasting Company series, "Africans in America." It traces the history of... see more

This web site focuses on national popular political culture in antebellum America. It includes background articles on the... see more

Tangled Roots is a research project about the shared history of African Americans and Irish Americans. The purpose of the... see more

This song lyrics sheet forms a part of a social studies unit on Afro-Ecuadorians that I've posted here. The song... see more

An exploration of the role of the city of Bristol in the Atlantic slave trade, focusing on teaching and touching upon... see more

This web site is associated with a literature course at WMU. It includes essays about literature and historical texts... see more

This web site explores the famous revolt on the slave ship "The Amistad" and "how we make history of it." It provides a... see more

Features the volume America and Other Poems (1853) by African American poet James M. Whitfield in digital image and... see more

According to the site, "Faculty members from across City University of New York campuses have worked together to create... see more

Web guide to primary source materials on the Civil War and Reconstruction, 1860 - 1877 online at the Library of Congress,... see more

The 1,280 images in this collection have been selected from a wide range of sources, most of them dating from the period... see more

The Lost Museum is an interactive re-creation of P. T. Barnum’s American Museum, circa 1865. Barnum’s Museum,... see more

This web-based educational role-playing game simulates the experience of fugitive slaves in the American South before the... see more

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more

The Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library at UNC (Chapel Hill) is presenting 1 document per day that is 150... see more

This site presents a general overrview of the nature of slavery in the southern United States, drawing upon actual... see more

The story of John Horse and the Black Seminoles has been largely untold, but according to Professor Amy Sturgis of Signum... see more

Digitized resources that support the field of African Studies.

This is a stand alone lesson that uses Crane Brinton’s theory of Common Causes of Revolutions to compare the common... see more

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more

"Still Casting Shadows: A Shared Mosaic of U.S. History" breaks with tradition by presenting a holistic (rather than a... see more