Collection of primary documents from 1724 (Louisiana's Code Noir) to 2009 (Supreme Court, Ricci vs. Stefano).
Photographs and documents relating to the Great Migration (1910-1930).
Photographs, documents, and objects that provide context for historical and thematic elements within Harper Lee's novel To Kill a Mockingbird and the Scottsboro Boys trial on which the novel was largely based.
Sections include African American Primary Source Collections, Large Primary Source Databases & Collections, Slavery, Abolition & Race Relations, Statistics & Data, Civil War (1861-1865), Emancipation / Reconstruction Era (1865-1887), Civil Rights Movement, Legal & Legislative History, and Literature & Music.
Primary source items organized around theme and organization, such as the NAACP Papers, or digitized oral histories relating to African American life in the Jim Crow south.
Primary source items organized around era and cultural theme, such as African American Literature and Activism, Political Activism, and Civil Rights.
Documenting the American South (DocSouth) is a digital publishing initiative sponsored by the University Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. it Includes sixteen thematic collections of primary sources for the study of southern history, literature, and culture.
Making of America (MoA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction.Making of America (MoA) is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction.