My Beautiful Wickedness

African Slavery in New York
October 6, 2007, 12:05 pm
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There’s finally a memorial on the African Burial Ground.

Read about some of the burials and grave goods here.

Use an interactive website designed by the Schomburg Center For Research in Black Culture to learn more about the lives of slaves in early New York City here.


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You know, I first learned of this burial site from an Ani Difranco song, and never heard about it after that. Glad to have the follow-up.

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