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Visualizing Emancipation An Interactive Map for US History

Visualizing Emancipation An Interactive Map for US History


Visualizing Emancipation. Office of Digital Humanities. Map of the Slave Population of the Southern States

Lincoln Mullen's “The Spread of U.S. Slavery, 1790–1860” · The University of Richmond's “Visualizing Emancipation”

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“Visualizing Emancipation” provides a detailed map of all known locations in the U.S. where a slave was emancipated in the Civil War era.

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W.E.B. Du Bois created a map called: “The Georgia Negro: Land owned by Negroes in Georgia, U.S.A. 1870-1900” for the 1900 Paris Exposition.



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... in which a slave was emancipated. In addition to the red dots are blue markers that represent the Union forces as they advanced through the confederacy.

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Map by W.E.B. Du Bois of Philadelphia's Seventh Ward drawn in 1899.


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... may raise new questions about the past, and inspire families and communities to explore new research sources in order to fill out the historical record.

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FIGURE 3. Rates of travel from Alexandria, Virginia. To assess the relative position of each Freedmen's Bureau office, we calculated the travel time to all ...

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Civil War Maps

A rough draft of the exhibit organization.

Arrangement in Grey and Black, No.2: Portrait of Thomas Carlyle, Whistler

Fig 1. Ewing's District of the Border as of June 9, 1863.[7]

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