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The Making of African American Identity: Volume II, 1865-1917
Topic: FreedomTopic: IdentityTopic: InstitutionsTopic: PoliticsTopic: Forward
Topic: Institutions
Toolbox Overview: The Making of African American Identity: Volume II, 1865-1917
Resource Menu: Institutions
Text 1. Power
Text 2. Associations (I)
Text 3. Associations (II)
Text 4. Education
Text 5. Leadership
Text 6. Religion
Text 7. Business
Text 8. Family
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8.  Family
- Alice Dunbar-Nelson, "The Stones of the Village," short story, ca. 1905
- Photographs of African American families, 1870s-1910s, from Digital Schomburg
   
Du Bois/LOC
Georgia family, 1899 or 1900
Georgia family, 1899 or 1900
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Dunbar-Nelson: PDF file*
nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/maai2/institutions/text8/dunbarnelson.pdf

Photographs: PDF file*
nationalhumanitiescenter.org/pds/maai2/institutions/text8/aafamilies.pdf


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"The Stones of the Village," audio version, in The Scribbling Women, The Public Media Foundation, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Biography of Dunbar-Nelson, in Modern American Poetry, from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Biography of Dunbar-Nelson, in Women of Color, Women of Word, from Rutgers University

Short story collections by Alice Dunbar-Nelson, from Digital Schomburg
   Violets and Other Tales, 1895
   The Goodness of St. Rocque, 1899

African American Family Photograph Collection, Wormley/Graves Family Photographs, 1910-1919, from the Cleveland Public Library

An African American Album: The Black Experience in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County [NC], from the Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County

African American History and Literature, 1865-1917: Online Resources



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