Slavery, Civil War and the University
This gallery documents monuments, memorials, and markers commemorating slavery and the Civil War at college campuses. Currently, it highlights photographs from the University of Alabama and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Student documentary and digital humanities projects are forthcoming.
Defining Freedom, 1865-1920
This gallery showcases early African American photography and reveals the ways in which everyday African Americans sought to define freedom, citizenship, and dignity after the Civil War. The selected images are primarily from personal collection.
This gallery contains both web and pdf versions of alternative tours reflective of the rich and diverse history often hidden in the commemorative landscape (i.e. Hallowed Grounds UA Campus tour).
Civil War Memorial Landscape
This gallery documents monuments, memorials, and markers commemorating the Civil War across the nation.
Civil Rights Movement and Student Protests
This gallery showcases monuments, memorial, and art commemorating the modern Civil Rights Movement.
Documentaries: Civil Rights Movement in Tuscaloosa
This gallery showcases student documentary projects on the history of student involvement in the struggle for and/or resistance to the Civil Rights movement.
UA Students Reflect: Race, Memory, and the Landscape
This forthcoming gallery showcases student reflections and projects on the history of slavery, Civil War, and memory at the University of Alabama.