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SUNY Erie Library Resource Center

African American History

Resources focusing on Americans that are part of the African Diaspora and their historical experiences.

The Freedom Wall, 2017—by John Baker, Julia Bottoms, Chuck Tingley, and Edreys Wajed—on the corner of Michigan Avenue and East Ferry Street.

The Freedom Wall, 2017—by John Baker, Julia Bottoms, Chuck Tingley, and Edreys Wajed—on the corner of Michigan Avenue and East Ferry Street. Image retrieved from: https://www.albrightknox.org/community/ak-public-art/freedom-wall

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