The Historical Roots Of An African American Community | Tamina, Texas (a reblog)

Activist, Photographer and Oral Historian Marti Corn is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From her project ‘The Ground On Which I Stand‘. To see Marti’s projects click on any image. In 1871, the community of Tamina was created by freed slaves fortunate enough to buy their own land. Along […]

Who knew? Although I’m not a fan of outsiders telling our stories, sometimes they’re the only ones bringing them to light. I hadn’t heard of Tamina until this read + now I definitely want to learn more.

Please give the original post your love: The Historical Roots Of An African American Community | Tamina, Texas — Edge of Humanity Magazine

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