The resources here document as significant elements in the fabric of American life and culture, the contributions of African men and women. Despite the laws of Jim Crow and the absence of 13th, 14th and 15th Constitutional amendments , discrimination and racism, these men and women exerted their humanity with intellect and creativity.
|African American Writers E-text||Slave Narratives|
||Olaudah Equiano(Gustavus Vassa)||Nat Turner||Henry Highland Garnet||John Mercer Langston||Paul Cuffe||John P. Parker||Osborne Anderson||Sojorner Truth||Lemuel Hayes||Prince Hall||Harriet Jacobs||Samuel Larkin||James Albert Ukawsaw||Richard Allen||William Wells Brown||John R. Lynch||Phillis Wheatley||Benjamin Banneker||Harriet Tubman
||Jupiter Hammond||Charlotte Forten