William Moore - Former Slave

William Moore - Former Slave Tragedies and Triumphs American History African American History Civil Rights Nineteenth Century Life Social Studies

William Moore, age 82 in this image, gave an oral history about his life as a former slave. 

He participated in the federal government's effort to record the stories of former slaves before they passed away.


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Image online, courtesy the U.S. Library of Congress.

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