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Photographer: Brandon Stahl
Caption: African Americans at Cemetery Community
Additional Description: In an effort to find safety and a sense of belonging, many African Americans in the South established self-sufficient communities after the war. Among the communities established in Middle Tennessee were "Mount Africa" in Maury County. "Hard Bargain" in Franklin, and "Cemetery" in Rutherford County.
Submitted: May 17, 2017, by Brandon Stahl of Fairfax, Virginia.
Database Locator Identification Number: p382747
File Size: 0.139 Megabytes
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