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Experience Rather than Imagination: Researching the Return Migration of African North Americans during the American Civil War and Reconstruction
Journal of American Ethnic History (2013)
  • Adam Arenson, University of Texas at El Paso
Abstract

Announcing the contours of research on the return migration of people of African descent from Canada back to the United States during the Civil War and Reconstruction, and its implications for our understanding of the Underground Railroad.

Keywords
  • Canada,
  • Underground Railroad,
  • return migration,
  • Reconstruction
Publication Date
Winter 2013
Citation Information
Adam Arenson. "Experience Rather than Imagination: Researching the Return Migration of African North Americans during the American Civil War and Reconstruction" Journal of American Ethnic History Vol. 32 Iss. 2 (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/adam_arenson/30/