Discovering the African American Experience, 1620-1860
Dr. Grania B. Marcus
Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities, 1995
$18.00 ($15.30 members)
Designed as a manual for social studies teachers, this groundbreaking publication, first released in 1988, includes extensive primary sources that trace the beginnings of slavery on Long Island through emancipation. Themes explored include family life, work, resistance, power, and the limits of freedom.