George Washington Williams's Open Letter to King Leopold on the Congo, 1890 | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

George Washington Williams's Open Letter to King Leopold on the Congo, 1890 | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

George Washington Williams told black Americans' story

A 1985 biography of George Washington Williams has helped inform a new generation of his contributions to African American history.

George Washington Williams info (Cont.) His other writings include the valuable History of the Negro Troops in the War of the Rebellion (1877). His last efforts were attacks on the inhumane government of the Congo Free State

) His other writings include the valuable History of the Negro Troops in the War of the Rebellion His last efforts were attacks on the inhumane government of the Congo Free State

George Washington Carver

Listening to the Still Small Voice: The Story of George Washington Carver - An Interview with Paxton J.

In the first full exposé of Leopold's Congo Free State, George Washington Williams described how Henry Morton Stanley and his assistants had used a variety of tricks, such as fooling Africans into thinking that whites had supernatural powers, to get Congo chiefs to sign their land over to Leopold.

George Washington Williams Explored the Rich African History That Did Not Begin With Colonization - Atlanta Black Star

Portrait of George Washington Williams ~ "Living with the Hydra The Documentation of Slavery and the Slave Trade in Federal Records" By Walter B. Hill, Jr.

Portrait of George Washington Williams ~ "Living with the Hydra The Documentation of Slavery and the Slave Trade in Federal Records" By Walter B.

George Washington Williams, depicted on autographed frontispiece of History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. First black investigative reporter in the US.

ever so slowly, it seems.resources for researching African American genealogy are making their way to the internet.

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