Afro-Americans in New York Life and History

A scholarly journal that presents original research on the life and history of African Americans in New York State. Issues such as race relations and racial attitudes are addressed. Includes reviews of books in the subject area. For students and academici

Articles from Vol. 14, No. 1, January 31

Sojourner Truth Fights Dependence on Government: Moves Freed Slaves off Welfare in Washington to Jobs in Upstate New York
Sojourner Truth Fights Dependence on Government: Moves Freed Slaves Off Welfare in Washington To Jobs in Upstate New YorkToward the end of the Civil War thousands of recently freed blacks fled from their slave homes to Washington. They chose Washington...
Sterling Stuckey, Slave Culture: Nationalist Theory and the Foundations of Black America
Sterling Stuckey, Slave Culture: Nationalist Theory and the Foundations of Black AmericaSterling Stuckey's long-awaited volume, Slave Culture: Nationalist Theory and the Foundations of Black America, is a significant work of intellectual and cultural...
The African American Presence in the History of Western New York
The African American Presence in the History of Western New YorkERIE COUNTYAfrican American roots lie deep in early Erie County. In Buffalo, the first historical record we have of a black presence preceded white settlement. Colonel Thomas Proctor reported...
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