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By Paul R. Mullins

An archaeological research of the centrality of race and racism in American tradition. utilizing a large variety of fabric, old, and ethnographic assets from Annapolis, Maryland, in the course of the interval 1850 to 1930, the writer probes certain African-American intake styles and examines how these styles resisted the racist assumptions of the dominant tradition whereas additionally trying to exhibit African-Americans' suitability to complete citizenship privileges.

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