African American Communities

Collection of primary source materials presents multiple aspects of the African American community, focused on race relations across social, political, cultural and religious arenas.

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1863 - 1986
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher Adam Matthew
  • Languages English
  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description Collection of a diverse range of primary source material that focuses on race relations across social, political, cultural and religious arenas. Focusing predominantly on Atlanta, Chicago, Brooklyn, and towns and cities in North Carolina this collection presents multiple aspects of the African American community. Pamphlets, periodicals, correspondence, official records and in-depth oral histories document the challenges of racism, discrimination and integration, and the expressions of African American culture and identity.