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African American Lives 2 -- Hosted by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
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STORYTELLER LOCATION HOW YOU HEARD YEAR TOOK PLACE TELLER'S PLACE OF ORIGIN WHAT IT'S ABOUT
Aunt Helen Alabama, and somewhere "up North" On a long country walk with my visiting Aunt 1920s Origins: Northwest Alamama Illicit Love Lost
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Cousin Hushpuckena, MS Family history 1920s Koscuisko, MS Paternal Grandparents
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My grandmother and my great uncle Alfred Wilson Mississippi This story was often told at family events. 1920s Mississippi My great uncle Alfred Wilson's Escape to The North
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My Mother Arkansas Just a regular conversation. 1920s Macnab, Arkansas overcoming extreme poverty.
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My mother, grandmother, and great uncle Napoleonville, Louisiana Oral history from an eyewitness 1920s Napoleonville and New Orleans, Louisiana False accusations and lynching
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