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Allegheny College    
 
    
 
  Sep 24, 2017
 
2017-2018 Academic Bulletin

BLKST 255 - African-American History to 1865

(also listed as HIST 255 )
Credits: 4
A survey of the history of African-Americans from the earliest appearance of Africans in colonial North America to the end of the Civil War. Students explore slavery, slave society and economy, slave culture, African Americans and politics, and the abolition of slavery.

Distribution Requirements: HE, PD.

This course counts as Social Science for the purpose of satisfying the College distribution requirement for students who matriculated before Fall 2016.