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Hunterfly Road Houses, Weeksville, 2009 [Public Domain]



Curtis, Nancy C. 1996. Black Heritage Sites: An African American Odyssey
and Finder's Guide
. Chicago: American Library Association.

Brooklyn Daily Eagle Online 1841 – 1902 [In the Search by Keyword box type in
Weeksville hit result should be 68 findings]

Wilder, Craig Steven. 2000. A Covenant With Color: Race And Social
Power In Brooklyn. The Columbia History Of Urban Life.

New York, NY [u.a.]: Columbia Univ. Press.

Haven for Blacks in Civil War Riots Now Safeguards History by Anthony Ramirez
The New York Times June 5, 2003

Kelly, Wilhelmena Rhodes. 2009. Crown Heights and Weeksville.
Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub.

Weeksville Heritage Center

Weeksville , New York (1838-- ) by Cassandra Zenz, from Blackpast.org

Weeksville: An African-American Community Established in the 1800s [Video]

Weeksville, Brooklyn - [Wikipedia Article]


Videos

The City Concealed: Weeksville, Brooklyn - [Min: 5:47]

Creating Virtual Weeksville - [Min: 8:21]

Tourist In Your Own Town #7: Weeksville Heritage Center - [Min: 1:58]

Weeksville - [Min: 3:35]

Weeksville Heritage Center, Brooklyn - [Min: 4:45]





 

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