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Celebrating Naomi Anderson

This project received support from a Preserving Women’s Legacy Grant, a program of the Indiana Women’s Suffrage Centennial presented by Indiana Humanities and the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs through funding from the state of Indiana.

African American Archives

Other Collections

Library of Congress resource guide for the study of Black history and culture.

African-American Mosaic

Library of Congress digital collection.

African-American Odyssey: A Quest for Full Citizenship

From the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Duke University

African-American Women: Online Archival Collections

Emory University's Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Atlanta, GA

African American collections

From the Historical Society of the Episcopal Church and the Bishop Payne Library at Virginia Theological Seminary.

African American Episcopal Historical Collection

Missouri's African American History

African American Missouri History

University of Michigan

African American Music Collection

University of Louisville

African American Oral History Collection

Research strategies for frequently used records relating to African American genealogy in the National Archives.

African American Reference Reports

Indiana University

Archives of African American Music and Culture

University of Detroit Mercy's collection of over 800 speeches by antebellum Blacks and approximately 1,000 editorials from the period

Black Abolitionist Archive

Indiana University, Bloomington

Black Film Center/Archive

Rodney Freeman's collective of experiences and journeys.

Black Male Archives

University of Chicago Library Special Collections Research Center.

Chicago Jazz Archive

University of Mississippi Libraries

Civil Rights Archive

McCain Library & Archives, the University of Southern Mississippi.

Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive

Confederate Quartermaster Dept.'s payrolls for slave labor.

Confederate Slave Rolls, 1874 - 1899

Database of information about slaves, slaveholders, and free people of color, from petitions to southern legislatures and country courts filed 1775-1867 in fifteen slaveholding states in the U.S. and the District of Columbia.

Digital Library on American Slavery

Florida State University

Emmett Till Archives

Materials relating to the Maryland Jesuits, Georgetown University, and slavery.

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Special Collections and University Archives: W.E.B. Du Bois Library: University of Massachusetts Amherst

Horace Mann Bond Papers, 1830-1999

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville at Lovejoy Library.

National Ragtime and Jazz Archive

Cooperative of National History Day, National Archives & Records Admin, and USA Freedom Corps.

Our Documents

Newberry Collections

Educational resources designed for teachers and students featuring primary sources from the Newberry’s holdings, contextual essays, and discussion questions.