Thursday, February 27, 2020

Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery

"Information Wanted" notices were placed by African-Americans separated from family members by war, slavery and emancipation.

More than 900 of these have been digitized in a project called Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, a collaboration between Villanova University's graduate history program and Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Philadelphia.

More NPR

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