Discover the rich cultural influence of African Americans living in Northeast Florida. Through books, pamphlets, photographs, newspapers, documents, microforms, and multimedia, the African-American Collection brings to life the historical, social, civic, religious, economic and cultural life of African-Americans.
Explore more than 1,000 subject and biography files with unique photographs, person papers and primary source materials during your visit. Learn about African-American art, cooking, music and local landmarks. Discover actual slave manifests from nearby ports and read local African-American newspapers.