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Archives, Libraries, and Museums
John Carter Brown Library
Internationally renowned and constantly growing collection of primary historical sources pertaining to the Americas, both North and South, before ca. 1825.
Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Howard University)
Recognized as one of the world's largest and most comprehensive repositories for the documentation of the history and culture of people of African descent in Africa, the Americas, and other parts of the world.
A world-renowned independent research library in Chicago, the Newberry builds, preserves, and makes accessible an extensive collection of rare books, maps, music, manuscripts, and other material spanning more than six centuries.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
One of the world’s leading cultural institutions devoted to the research, preservation, and exhibition of materials focused on African American, African Diaspora, and African experiences.