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Los Angles Time news article that depicts former slaves recalling "their first confrontation with the most basic of all American values - freedom."

Publication Date

8-2-1974

Keywords

Alex Haley, Civil War, Post Civil War, Roots, African American Authors, Slavery, freedom, emancipation, Louise Mathews, Annie Row, Anderson Edwards, James Brown, Felix Haywood, Eli Davison, John McCoy, Susan Merritt, Texas, West Virginia

Disciplines

African History | African Languages and Societies | Archival Science | History | United States History

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