Resources

Freak Shows in the United States (1840-1940)

How'd You Like to be a Giant? For one hundred years (1840 - 1940) the freak show was one of ...
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The 504 Protests and the Black Panther Party

"Black Panthers saved the 504 sit-in." Corbett O'Toole, participant in the 1977 504 protest in San Francisco During the 504 ...
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Black Disabled Ancestors: by Leroy F. Moore Jr.

"We say that our ancestors are resting in peace but I argue that our Black Disabled Ancestors can’t rest in ...
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The Overlooked History of Black Disabled People

By Vilissa Thompson, Rewire News Group What do Harriet Tubman, Fannie Lou Hamer, and Mary Davidson have in common? They ...
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Black Deaf Americans: History, Culture, and Education

The University of Oregon's Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) has an exhibit focusing on Black Deaf Americans. "Black Deaf ...
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