The History of America's Black Settlements

Historian Sundiata Keita Cha-Jua, author of America's First Black Town, Brooklyn, Illinois, 1830-1915, talks with Farai Chideya about black settlements throughout American history.

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America's First Black Town
America's First Black Town

Brooklyn, Illinois, 1830-1915

by Sundiata Keita Cha-Jua

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