Birth Certificate Of A Black Slave Child, Harlem, 1800

harlem slave birth certifcateAn incredibly rare hand written paper in brown ink is the birth certificate written by Harlemite Elizabeth Maunsell for a ‘certain negro child named Brett,’ from Harlem Hill, NY, 1800. Continue Reading →

Descendants Of the USA Colored Troops Celebrate 150th Anniversary of the Civil War In Harlem

The New York Chapter of the Sons & Daughters of the United States Colored Troops inaugural Diaspora Awards held on Saturday, May 19th at the Faison Fire House Theater was a huge success! Continue Reading →