Some Exhibits to Come – Three Centuries Of Enslavement

Here from the Start: How Africans Helped Europeans Settle the New World

  1. William Tucker, the first African American


At Auction

  1. Way Down Upon the Swanee River: Plantation Life
  2. In the Fields
  3. In the Big House
  4. In the Quarters
  5. Rent-A-Slaves
  6. Skilled Tradesmen


They Too Had Slaves?

  1. Northerners as Slaveholders
  2. Working-class White Slaveholders
  3. Black Slaveholders
  4. Native American Slaveholders


Written by Themselves: Slave Narratives


The Fugitive Slave Laws


The Lives of Free Blacks in America


Great Escapes and Resistance Movements

  1. The Underground Railroad
  2. Rescued in Wisconsin: The Joshua Glover Story
  3. Slave Uprisings in the U.S.A.
  4. The Abolitionists


Black Soldiers in the Revolutionary War


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