Virginia Emigrants to Liberia


Subject:
Black Resources , Emigration & Immigration , African Diaspora , Specific Regions , Slavery, Abolition, & Emancipation

Description:
This website features "a searchable database of nearly 3700 Virginia emigrants to Liberia and nearly 250 Virginia emancipators, a timeline of relevant events and documents between 1787 and 1866, a compilation of important related sources, links to related research websites and news of Liberia today." The materials on this site expand upon a 2007 book on Virginia's role in the African colonization movement. From the Virginia Center for Digital History.

Publisher:
Virginia Center for Digital History

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.vcdh.virginia.edu/liberia/index.php?page=Virginia%20Emigrants%20To%20Liberia


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