This digital collection contains a selection of materials from the thousands of items relating to African American history in the African American Legacy - The Carol Mundy Collection, 1720-2010 housed at the John C. Hitt Library. The physical collection includes books, manuscripts, sheet music, pamphlets, journals, newspapers, broadsides, posters, photographs and rare ephemera which all speak to the black experience. While the collection is comprehensive both nationally and internationally, the collection does contain materials that relates to local African American history.
The collection, which includes documents and a large collection of early African American photography, is located in Special Collections. For more detailed information, please consult the finding aid.