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Black History & Culture


Books, Articles & More:


Books at Cabrillo:

Making Black HistoryMaking Black History The Color Line, Culture, and Race in the Age of Jim Crow

Visualizing EqualityVisualizing equality : African American rights and visual culture in the nineteenth century 

Four Hundred Souls  Four hundred souls : a community history of African America, 1619-2019




Rare books and Special collections:

African American Perspectives: "African American Perspectives" gives a panoramic and eclectic review of African American history and culture and is primarily comprised of two collections in the Rare Book and Special Collections Division: the African American Pamphlet Collection and the Daniel A.P. Murray Collection with a date range of 1822 through 1909.

Primary Sources:  Library Collections

Primary Sources: Digital Collections

Research & Statistics