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African-American History | Special Collections and University Archives

African-American History

Strengths are on topics of nineteenth and twentieth century African-American history in the state of Maryland.

Research Guides

African American History Collections

Civil Rights Movement in Maryland

Slavery in Maryland

Civil War in Maryland

Maryland Genealogy

Collection highlights

Leon Washington Condol papers

Giles-Johnson Defense Committee archives

Booker T. Washington Papers Editorial Project

Albert R. Wynn papers

African American students protesting, UMD circa 1970-1975