Been Here So Long
Features seventeen narratives from former slaves, collected during the 1930s. Also includes lesson plans and resources.
Provides images and a transcript of the Emancipation Proclamation, issued by Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863.
PBS: Africans in America
Contains images, stories, narratives and resources from America's journey through slavery, from 1450 to 1865.
PBS: Slavery and the Making of America
From the extensive library of the television station's film on the subject, this archive of information details the voices of slavery, what the life of a slave was like, and a school section.
Follows the history of slavery, told by and about the slaves.
Officially entitled The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: A Visual Record, this site contains more than 1235 images of the period of slavery from a wide variety of sources and highlights in a visual manner the lives of American slaves.
Slavery in New England
Focuses on tracing the history of slavery in the United States with particular interest in the enslavement practices in one of the pioneering colonies in the country.