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Charting the Great Migration: The Afro American Newspaper & World War I

Article by #JacquesKelly in the #BaltimoreSun

Rare primary source material helps to expand the narrative of #AfricanAmericanHistory; in this case regarding the #GreatMigration. Archival material can lead to new interpretations.

Items in the collage:

1) April 1919 (World War I) letter from Private Jerome Briscoe to #FrancesLMurphy

2) #CabinetCard of Frances L. Murphy

Courtesy of Nanny Jack & Co Archives Colorized by #DeOldify

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