Marcus Anthony Allen (NHC Fellow, 2020–21)
Is Poverty Always Poverty?: Understanding Black Capitalism in 19th Century Baltimore
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State UniversityReturn to All Fellows
Fellowship Work Summary, 2020–21
Marcus Anthony Allen drafted four chapters of his work in progress Poverty's Capitalism: The Economic Lives of African Americans in Nineteenth Century Baltimore. He also revised an article entitled "Black Capitalism and Freedom in Nineteenth Century Baltimore."