african american culture!!
by:
Maren
&
Donovan
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the african americans suffered from american slavery. back then it was legal because americans thought that since your skin was a different color so they thought it was okay. in this picture these men are trying to sell this little boy to a rich man.

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the african americans brought folk tales to america. this picture of the tortoise and the hare represents thier folklore.

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they forced african people into working in tabbaco farms and factory's that made cotton and wool. this women is picking tabbaco plants out of her masters tabbaco farm.

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the african amaricans brought jazz music and instruments to America. this picture is a drawing of a band of african men playing jazz in a jazz club.
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martin luther king jr. tried to give rights
for african people. but was shot on April ,4 ,1968 at the age of 39.