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Microfilm sets by Subject: Black Studies

Bayard Rustin

Mary McLeod Bethune

Peonage system

NAACP protest in San Francisco

Black Studies

Abolition and Emancipation

Africans in the New World 1493-1834: from the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University

Anti-slavery collection, 18th to 19th centuries: from the Library of the Society of Friends (London) 

Bayard Rustin papers.

Black abolitionist papers, 1830-1865.

Black power movement Part 1, Amiri Baraka from Black arts to Black radicalism

Butler plantation papers : the papers of Pierce Butler (1744-1822) and successors from the Historical Society Pennsylvania.

Federal surveillance of Afro-Americans (1917-1925) : the First World War, the Red scare, and the Garvey movement.

The Gale-Morant papers, 1731-1925.

George P. Johnson Collection on microfilm  See online finding aid

Gumby collection of the American negro, pt. 3: Scrapbooks

Mary McLeod Bethune papers : the Bethune-Cookman College collection, 1922-1955.

Papers of A. Philip Randolph.

Papers of Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, 1915-1950.

Papers of the Congress of Racial Equality, 1941-1967  

Papers of the Congress of Racial Equality, Addendum 1944-1968

Papers of the NAACP.     see also

Paul L. Dunbar papers : at the Ohio Historical Society.

The Peonage files of the U.S. Department of Justice, 1901-1945.

Population schedules of the seventh census of the United States, 1850. Georgia slave schedules.

Problems of the American Negro.

Programs, ideologies, tactics & achievements of Negro betterment & interracial organizations: a research memorandum / prepared by Ralph J. Bunche.

Records of the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs, 1895-1992.

Records of the National Negro Business League.

Records relating to the suppression of the African slave trade and to negro colonization, 1854-1872.

Slavery in ante-bellum southern industries.

Slavery in ante-bellum Southern industries. Series B, Selections from the Southern Historical Collection, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Slavery source materials : books and pamphlets written before the Civil War, by and about the Negro and about slavery and anti-slavery.

The Tuskegee Institute news clippings file 

U.S. Customs Service records, port of New Orleans, LA, Inward slave manifests, 1807-1860.
U.S. Customs Service records, port of New Orleans, LA, Outward slave manifests, 1812-1860.

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