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Black History

Black History: Come learn about some of America’s black patriots. Learn about the 3/5 Clause in the Constitution. Why didn’t we abolish slavery in our founding? Did the Bible permit slavery? And more.

-Black History PDF and PowerPoint

-Exhibit A: Black History 2003

-Exhibit B: A Black Patriot: Wentworth Cheswell

-Exhibit C: The Bible, Slavery and America's Founders

-Exhibit D: The Founding Fathers and Slavery

-Exhibit E: Comparison of the Democrat and Republican Platforms throughout the years

-The 3/5ths Compromise – What Did It Really Mean?


Did you know Thomas Jefferson's original draft of the Declaration of Independence had anti-slavery language?

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