The Accomplishments of Blacks in Texas
An overview of the history of African-Americans in Texas between 1845 to 1900.
# 72258 | 3,375 words | 10 sources | APA | 2004 |
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in African-American Studies (1870-1950) , History (U.S. After 1865) , African-American Studies (Slavery) , African-American Studies (Historical Figures)
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This paper discusses the accomplishments of Blacks in Texas from 1845 to 1900. The paper also provides background information on that era concerning the condition of blacks as slaves in Texas' early statehood and reasons for the increase of slavery after statehood.
From the Paper:"From the very beginning of European settlement in what is now the state of Texas, people of African descent were present. According to W. Marvin Dulaney, a Moor named Estevancio accompanied the Spanish explorer Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca across the territory of Texas. Estevancio has been characterized as an important member of the mission because he could interpret the language of many of the Native Americans that were encountered during the expedition's travels. Many other pioneer Africans accompanied..."
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