From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans
The eighth edition of this best selling text has been thoroughly revised to include expanded material on the slave resistance, the recent history of African Americans in the United States, more on the history of women, and popular culture. The text has also been redesigned with new charts, maps, photographs, paintings, illustrations, and color inserts and an extensive package has been assembled, using technology and other multimedia to bring history to life. Written by distinguished and award-winning authors, retaining the same features that have made it the most popular text on African American History ever, and with fresh and appealing new features, From Slavery to Freedom remains the most revered, respected, honored text on the market.
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Where opportunities did not exist, they sought to create them and gave
enthusiastic support to their institutions. Just as Lafon and Madame Couvent set
examples of philanthropy in New Orleans, so did free blacks in other parts of the
In 1911 the fund began its support of country training schools, and within a
decade more than 100 such institutions had been assisted. The program of
expenditures for the Peabody and Slater funds was administered largely by
J. L. M. Curry, ...
Before World War II, it was most unusual to see more than a dozen or so African
Americans in such institutions, and these were invariably located in the North.
From the 1960s the numbers increased steadily, and by 1970 there were some ...
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Land of Their Ancestors
Olaudah Equiano Gustavus Vassa Describes His Homeland1756
The African Way of Life
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From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans, Volume 1
John Hope Franklin,Alfred A. Moss
No preview available - 1997