Projects

 
 
  20th Annual Session of the N.A.A.C.P, June 26, 1929.    Getty Images

20th Annual Session of the N.A.A.C.P, June 26, 1929. Getty Images

 

National Burial Database
of Enslaved Americans

The National Burial Database of Enslaved Americans will be the first national repository for burials of individuals enslaved in the United States.
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Arlington Cemetery Project

A digital humanities project documenting and recording burials of the formerly enslaved buried at Arlington National National Cemetery.
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What is Sacred?

What is Sacred? will be a public engagement initiative promoting the public memory of enslaved Americans and the public history of American slavery.
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Memory & Landmarks

Memory & Landmarks is a brief report and history of the work of  to create the National Burial Database of Enslaved Americans.
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The Manumit (media)

The Manumit will encourage public discourse on contemporary issues shaped by underrepresented and insufficiently documented historical narratives.
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Public Programs

Periwinkle Humanities Initiative produces and collaborates on education and cultural public programs.
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