This bibliography is designed to identify those sources which provide as complete a picture as possible of those issues relating to slavery and the slave trade in the District of Columbia. References are listed chronologically in seven broad categories, in order to reflect the progression of the various issues, while bringing similar materials together. All materials in the bibliography may be found in either the collections of the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center or the Library of Congress. As an aid to readers, location symbols are provided for entries. Those preceded by M are in the collections of the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center. Location numbers are not provided for those periodicals and newspapers which can be located without them.
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