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Amazing Grace: Deep Histories of Black Freedom in the US

July 26, 2013

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“She’s amazing, to be quite frank”. With that opinion, expressed by an archaeologist working on a site in Maryland’s Talbot County, I can only agree. Grace Brooks is amazing, and we should know more about her– and her family, friends and neighbors. Now, thanks to new archaeological work, we will. When she died in 1810, […]