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Back-to-Africa Movement

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Creator:Barnes, Kenneth C.
Title:Back-to-Africa Movement
Date:1800-1899
Description:

Entry on the Back-to-Africa Movement in Arkansas, a nineteenth century movement encouraging repatriation to Africa among free and slave Blacks. Includes photographs.

The Civil Rights Digital Library received support from a National Leadership Grant for Libraries awarded to the University of Georgia by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for the aggregation and enhancement of partner metadata.

Types:Articles | Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Back to Africa movement | Repatriation | African Americans--Colonization--Liberia | Sharecroppers--Arkansas | American Colonization Society | United States, Arkansas, 35.20105, -91.831833 | Liberia, 6.5, -9.5
Collection:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
Institution:Richard C. Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Contributors:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
Rights and Usage:

copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007

Persistent Link to Item:http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?search=1&entryID=4