Liberia Maps - Related Holdings

In American Memory:

The African-American Perspectives collection includes nine pamphlets which include descriptions of a history of the commencement, progress and present condition of the American colonies in Liberia and a speech delivered at the sixty-sixth anniversary of the American colonization society in 1883.

America's First Look into the Camera contains images relating to the American Colonization Society, including portraits of Rufus Anson, the first president of Liberia and Urias A. McGill, one of four McGill brothers who ran a very successful business in Liberia.

In Exhibitions:

The African-American Mosaic is an on-line Library of Congress resource guide for the study of black history and culture. The site provides text and images concerning Liberia colonization and Personal Stories and American Colonization Society New Directions.

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