Celebrate Juneteenth at these free events across the NYC area to commemorate the end of slavery reaching communities in south Texas.
To expose the legacy of slavery in New York City, independent artists, educators, and researchers Elsa Eli Waithe, Maria Robles, and Ada Reso formed Slavers of New York.
Digging around NYC, you are bound to turn up something surprising. Discover the African Burial Ground, oldest and largest known excavated burial ground for the freed and enslaved.
Visit the home of NYC's Mayor, explore the collections of renowned museums, spend a night at races and discover more as an Untapped Cities Insider this August!
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The backgrounds of the three New York City African Burial Grounds that were recovered in the past 20 years: Harlem, East New York, and Lower Manhattan.
11 years ago, an archaeological find at South Ferry revealed more about NYC's colonial past. Today, the MCNY moves forward as it digitizes the collection.
Construction around NYC at Washington Square Park, World Trade Centera and more has exposed old sites allowing archaeologists to explore the city's history.
The African American Burial Ground was discovered in NYC during construction in downtown Manhattan. Maps show how it was lost over years of development