All of the images in this digital collection were selected from the Freedom House records held in the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections Deparment. They represent roughly one quarter of the images available in the Freedom House records. The images were selected because they date from 1950-1975 and document one of three important themes:
African American Studies: Newspaper Research (Harvard University)
The resources listed here are only available to Northeastern students, wtih the students at the Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Project specifically in mind.
Any questions, please feel to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Afro-American Historical Newspapers
Included are journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and minority presses. The current collection, Ethnic NewsWatch™, covers 1990-present, and the historical collection, Ethnic NewsWatch: A History™, spans 1959-1989. Ethnicities include: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Native People."
This database includes digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the dawn of the 20th century. The journals in this collection cover three broad periods: (1740-1800), (1800-1860) and (1860-1900, including the Civil War (1861-1865) and Reconstruction (1865-1877)).
Both Snell and the Law Library has a wide range of books on Afro-American history. I have pulled out only a couple.