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History 251 - Davis

General survey of the history of the United States from Reconstruction to the contemporary era paying particular attention to groups who have remained outside of mainstream America and/or whose contributions to mainstream America have gone unacknowledged.

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  • African American
  • Afro-American
  • Black American
  • Negroes - (historical)
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  • Reconstruction
  • Freedmen
  • Civil Rights
  • Jim Crow
  • Harlem Renaissance

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