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

#ChartingTheGreatMigration

Article by #JacquesKelly in the #BaltimoreSun

#WorldWarI #AfroAmericanNewspaper


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


https://digitaledition.baltimoresun.com/.../article_share...


Items in the collage:


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

2) #CabinetCard of Frances L. Murphy





#BlackHistoryisEverywhere #NegroHistoryDetective #BmoreHistory #OldWestBaltimore #HistoricBlackTravel #AfroLiteracy


Courtesy of Nanny Jack & Co Archives Colorized by #DeOldify

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