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Penn Valley - History 140 - African American History

This guide includes resources and research tips to accompany the Penn Valley course History 140, taught by Lyle Gibson.

Required Texts for History 140

These books are on reserve and can be checked out for two hours to use in the library.

Penn Valley African American History Bibliography

Penn Valley has a very extensive collection of books on African American History.  The link below connects you with a bibliography, organized by subject, such as Abolition, Civil Rights Struggle, Slave Narratives, etc....

Just a few of the books that can be checked out of the library....

Periodicals

These publications have articles about African American culture and history: