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African American Research Portal
Harriet Tubman: A Woman of Courage and Vision
America's Olympian: Jesse Owens
African American Records - Digitization Projects Supported by the NHPRC
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What records does NARA have that relate to the integration of the military?
What's Your Story, Neal Caldwell?
"Prologue" Article - "A 'Free Colored' Revolutionary Widow "
"Prologue" Article - "Pre-Bureau" Records and Civil War African American Genealogy
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