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Best Bet Databases in African-American Studies
  • African American Newspapers A Best Bet database
    This enormous collection of African American newspapers contains a wealth of information about cultural life and history during the 1800s and is rich with first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day.
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    • Accessible Archives African American Newspapers
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  • Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003) A Best Bet database
    Full text coverage for over 70 years of the Atlanta Daily World, which had the first black White House correspondent and was the first black daily in the nation in the 20th century.
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  • Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988) A Best Bet database
    Digital archive for the Baltimore Afro-American‎ from 1893 to 1988. The most widely circulated black newspaper on the Atlantic coast and the first black newspaper to have foreign correspondents and female sports correspondents. 1893-1988.
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  • Oxford African American Studies Center A Best Bet database
    Over 10,000 scholarly encyclopedia articles, from titles like the Encyclopedia of African American History, the Encyclopedia of African American History, Black Women in America, and the African American National Biography.
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  • Slavery, Abolition, and Social Justice A Best Bet database
    Documents the history of slavery worldwide over six centuries with 16 key areas of focus, including slavery in the early Americas, the Middle Passage, slave testimony, resistance, the abolition movement, the Islamic world, and slavery today.
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