United States


Materials related to the United States and the African Diaspora. Materials include slave narratives, photographs, maps, and other research documents.


  • The Harriet Tubman Resource Centre (The Harriet Tubman Institute)

Items in the United States Collection

Added: Nov 10, 2010
Documenting the American South (DocSouth) is a digital publishing initiative that provides Internet access to texts, images, and audio files related to southern history, literature, and culture. Currently DocSouth includes fourteen thematic…

Added: Jul 28, 2011
14 pp.

Added: Aug 2, 2012
The Geography of Slavery in Virginia is a digital collection of advertisements for runaway and captured slaves and servants in 18th- and 19th-century Virginia newspapers. Building on the rich descriptions of individual slaves and servants in the ads,…

Added: Jul 30, 2013
Voices from the Days of Slavery—from the Library of Congress,—is a great resource for students and researchers of Africa Diaspora history. This collection contains almost seven hours of interviews recorded between 1932 and 1975 in nine Southern…