Part 1 of a two-part history of African Americans in Springfield, Massachusetts. This article covers the period 1636 to 1900. It was written by an undergraduate Afro-American Studies student at UMass Amherst as her senior thesis.
"Black Springfield: A Historical Study,"
Contributions in Black Studies:
Vol. 1, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umass.edu/cibs/vol1/iss1/2