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Charlotte Forten, Nature Writer

by Mollie Barnes Charlotte Forten’s Journals, especially the volumes that document the years when she worked as the first Black…

Frederick Douglass, “Niagara”

by Matthias Klestil The article discusses Frederick Douglass’s “Niagara” (1843), a handwritten note in which the author describes Douglass’s first impressions…


Making Walden and Its Sandbank

“Making Walden and Its Sandbank: An expanded  digital version featuring manuscript pages from the Journal” by William Rossi Close and…

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