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[MN] Black Americans in the State

The 1849 Territorial census listed 40 free persons of African descent, thirty of thode living in St Paul in seven family groups.. After 1860 over five hundred men, women and children arrived by steamboats from St Louis to St Paul in May of 1863.

The Minnesota Historical Society has numerous manuscript collections pertaining to African Americans in Minnesota.

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[MN] Black Americans in the State
[MN] some 1920's history

18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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