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Learn about the Black American experience. Gale’s collection of reference books covers everything from the daily life of the slave, to literature to the pioneers who have broken the color barrier. It’s all here on your online library. This database is provided through funding from the Ocean County Library.
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Primary documents related to African American history from the early days of the Abolitionist Movement, Civil War, Reconstruction, Jim Crow, the Great Depression, the New Deal, World War II, the Civil Rights Movement and more. Includes more than 2,000 unique documents from newspaper articles, pamphlets, letters, legal cases and government documents. This database has been made freely available to all by ProQuest.
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Comprehensive coverage of the African American experience from the early 18th century to the present day from thousands of American and global newspapers including over 400 African American newspapers. Provides full-text searching as well as access to content by Topic, Event, and Eras in African American History. Updated daily. This database is provided with funding from the Ocean County Library.
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