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Slavery and Abolition, US 1700-1870: Home

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Hello, Researcher!

In this Library Guide, you will find different kinds of resources pertaining to Slavery and Abolition in the United States from the Revolutionary Era to the Civil War.

Some sources are databases, where you can find links to primary sources. Some are digital archives with a large collection of primary sources. Other sources are informational in nature, such as YouTube videos.

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Some of the following resources include explicit language and violence. This may be hard for some researchers to take in all at once. Please remember to pace yourself as needed.

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