This thesis details the Phase 1 archaeological investigation into Black-Americans who were active on the Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan during the mining boom of the 1850s–1880s. Using archaeological and archival methods, this thesis is a proof-of-concept for future work to be done that investigates the cultural heritage of Black Americans in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
|Commitee:||Bergvall, Victoria, Scarlett, Timothy|
|School:||Michigan Technological University|
|School Location:||United States -- Michigan|
|Source:||MAI 57/04M(E), Masters Abstracts International|
|Subjects:||African American Studies, Archaeology, Cultural anthropology, Black history, American history|
|Keywords:||American frontier history, American history, Black Americans, Industrial archaeology, Michigan history, Mining history|
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