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  A selection of timeline websites related to Jacob Lawrence’s work.

Timelines of the Civil Rights Movement with related links.

Civil Rights and police reform in Los Angeles, 1965-97.

Extensive chronology of slavery with audio and related links.

Chronologies of slavery, Civil War, and Reconstruction.

Timeline of World War II.

The NY Public Library’s exhibition website for "Harlem 1900-1940." Includes searchable database, timeline, and resources for teachers.

Site of Encyclopedia Britannica’s guide to African American History, including detailed timeline and articles by themes.

Brief introduction to Harlem, with map, timeline, and other links.

Site for the Harlem Renaissance 2001 project, aimed at using the internet as a resource for the spread of African America culture; includes links, timelines and resources.

"The African-American Mosaic: A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History and Culture" covers the history of African-Americans during the times of Colonization, Abolition, Migrations, and the WPA; includes links, images, maps, and bibliographies.

A large index of timelines, articles and images on African American history.

A timeline about segregation in America. Plus several video clips.

The history of African American education.

African American Labor History.

Dred Scott.

John Brown.

The Great Depression.

Asian immigration.

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