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BLST-231/HIST-247 African American History: Slave Trade to Reconstruction - Course Guide


This guide will help you find recommended resources for primary and secondary source research in African American History from the beginning of the slave trade through the Civil War. 

Use the menu on the left to find suggested resources and starting points for your research.

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