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The American Slave: A Composite Autobiography

Alternative Name:   American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography; WPA Slave Narratives,
Type:   Index
Description:   From 1936 to 1938, the Federal Writers' Project employed writers and journalists to interview ex-slaves in the United States. Nearly 4,000 interviews were ultimately collected and are presented in this database.
Publisher:   Greenwood Publishing
Full Text Note:   Full text
Category/Subcategory:   Social Sciences / History