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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

African-American History in Govt Documents

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Federal Documents

C 3.2:M 32 Mapping Census 2000:  The Geography of U.S. Diversity
C 3.2:N 31 Negro Population, 1790-1915
C 3.286:CD 90 SSTF 21A Characteristics of the Black Population of the United States
CR 1.2:D 45/11 School Desegregation in Peoria Illinois
CR 1.17:v.3/1998 Civil Rights Journal (vol. 3, issue 1)
D 110.2:B 86 Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Leavenworth in the 1930s and Early 1940s
D 114.2:IN 8/940-65 Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965
I 29.9/5:156 Underground Railroad
JU 6.8:347 U.S. Reports (“Brown v. Board of Education”)
LC 1.12/2:SL 1/2 Slavery in the Courtroom:  An Annotated Bibliography of American Cases
W 45.5:SUPP./pt.2:v.78 Supplement to the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, Part II (“Record of Events for Fifty-fourth Massachusetts Colored Infantry”)
X.90/2:114/pt.7 Congressional Record (“The Death of Dr. Martin Luther King” – April 5, 1968)

Illinois Documents

Generations of Pride:  African-Americans in Illinois:  A Selected Chronology

Illinois African-American Resource Guide

Illinois Generations:  A Traveler’s Guide to African American Heritage

Illinois Heritage (vol. 7, issue 2)

Illinois Negro Historymakers

The Living Museum(vol. 66, issue 4)