Curator: Samantha de Vera.

Edited by P. Gabrielle Foreman and Sarah Patterson.

Further Acknowledgements: Denise Burgher for her suggestions and improvements and Caleb Trotter for technical assistance.

Special thanks to Gale, a Cengage Company, and Accessible Archives Inc.® for granting permission for the use of the materials from 19th Century U.S. Newspaper and African American Newspapers: The 19th Century.

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Previous Citation: De Vera, Samantha. “Black Women’s Economic Power: Visualizing Domestic Spaces in the 1830s.” Colored Conventions Project.


Previous Citation: De Vera, Samantha. “Black Women’s Economic Power and the 1830s Colored Conventions in Philadelphia.” Omeka RSS.