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The Roanoke Island Freedmen's Colony

The Roanoke Island Freedmen's Colony

This web site presents information and documents that examine the freedmen's colony on Roanoke Island, NC, during the early years of Reconstruction (1862 to 1867). The site is divided into eight major sections: history, documents, maps, technology, projects (for high school and college students), descendants, preview (of the author’s book on the colonial experiment), and links.... Show More


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