"The First Negro Exodus" (1818).


This file appears in: "Black Friday": Enforcing Ohio's "Black Laws" in Portsmouth, Ohio
"The First Negro Exodus" (1818).

"First Negro Exodus" documents the history of the first known expulsion of African-American residents of Portsmouth, who were warned out of the town for violating Ohio's "Black Laws."


This file appears in: "Black Friday": Enforcing Ohio's "Black Laws" in Portsmouth, Ohio