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CLASSROOM RESOURCES FOR INSTRUCTORS - WASHINGTON BLACK BY ESI EDUGYAN

PLANTATION TOURISM

PUBLIC HEALTH

  • All Sorts of People: The Beginning of Vaccination in America - This historical case study is based upon events surrounding the deadly 1721 smallpox epidemic and involves the little-known contribution of an African slave, Onesimus. The case illustrates how progress in science in the United States involved contributions from the wisdom and cultural practices of diverse places and from "all sorts of people."
  • The Atlantic Slave Trade - a non-academic blog that compiles several maps of the triangular trade between Europe, West Africa, and the Americas