Welcome to Black History
in New Brunswick !
A digital collection brought to you by the New Brunswick Free Public Library.
Here, you will find information on some important events in the history of New Brunswick, from the colonial period up to the present.
This site features primary sources on New Brunswick’s Black history that explores themes ranging from slavery, civil war, civil rights and education.
The Collections section displays some of the primary sources on New Brunswick’s Black history including images, newspapers and various documents.
The Histories section provides a brief overview of events and people that have been significant to New Brunswick’s Black history.
The Resources section provides both teachers and parents with a list of additional sources to further students’ interest and understanding of Black history in New Brunswick.
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