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Researching Slavery and the Slave Trade

Published Narratives

Manuscript Collections (Personal Papers) -- Online Guides with Full Text

Special Collections at Brown (John Hay Library)

In addition to the specific collections of books, manuscripts and other printed matter listed below, the Hay Library's general collection of rare books (known as Hay Star, or the Starred Books Collection) contains a wealth of printed material on the topics of slavery and abolition.  These can be identified by author, title or subject searches in JOSIAH.