UC Berkeley Library

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Using the Library during COVID-19

During the pandemic, many of our services are being offered in new ways. To find the latest information on course reserves, book returns, 24/7 online help, and more, visit our COVID-19 portal, which provides more up-to-date information than the text below.

Almost Down to the Shore: African American Families During Emancipation.

Letters, diary entries, affidavits, etc. of persons associated with the emancipation of slavery read aloud; accompanied by photographs. 35 min.