Tag Archives: African American

Bethel African Burial Ground Archaeological Survey

Reviving the memory of thousands forgotten in burial ground beneath Philly playground (via NewsWorks) July 26, 2013 By Peter Crimmins @petercrimmins Underneath the swing sets of an urban playground in the Queen Village neighborhood of South Philadelphia are the forgotten remains … Continue reading

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Speaking of Chicken…

More Food Folklore Who dat say chicken in dis crowd / words by Paul Laurence Dunbar ; music by Will. Marion. ([c1898]) NYPL Digital Gallery. In “Building Houses out of Chicken Legs: Black Women, Food, And Power” Psyche A. Williams-Forson … Continue reading

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