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Brandeis University: Between Bondage, Freedom - Life in Civil War Refugee Camps

Feb 15, 2020 - Targeted News Service

[TNSsociologyresearch] -- Brandeis University issued the following news:

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- Research by historian Abigail Cooper shows how newly emancipated people forged a new path

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Research by assistant professor of history Abigail Cooper into the refugee camps set up for African Americans during the Civil War has revealed stories of courage and bravery and a new understanding of how blacks built a new future for themselves born from the ashes of slavery.

Cooper estimat...