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John Brown Russwurm


Bowdoin's first African-American graduate (1826)

The John Brown Russwurm Collection is available in the
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives on the 3rd floor of the Hawthorne Longfellow Library

Quick Links

Oxford African American Studies Center--A collection of encyclopedias and other authoritative reference sources published by Oxford University Press.

African American Newspapers, 1827-1998--More than 270 African American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries.

JSTOR--A collection of scholarly full-text journals.

Other Indexes & Databases

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Karen Jung
Hawthorne-Longfellow Library

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