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Maryland marks 150 years since end of slavery

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 07:11am EDT

Tags: Annapolis

Rare photo of Robert E. Lee's slave found on Ebay

A rare photo of Selina Gray, Gen. Robert E. Lee's house slave, found on Ebay.

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 03:59pm EDT

Tags: Arlington National Cemetery, arlington house, selina gray, Robert E. Lee, alicia lozano

UVa forms commission on school's slavery ties

Saturday - 09/14/2013, 11:50am EDT

Tags: University of Virginia,

Ga. island slave descendants fight huge tax hikes

Property tax sticker shock has erupted among the residents of an island community home to the descendants of slaves.

Tuesday - 01/29/2013, 05:41pm EST

Tags: property taxes, Georgia

Library volunteer builds painstaking history of slavery

David Nathanson sits in front of a microfilm machine at the Maryland Room in the C. Burr Artz Public Library in downtown Frederick. He scrolls through local newspapers, meticulously reading tiny print that is more than 150 years old to pick out text that relates to slavery in the area, including old advertisements.

Sunday - 11/18/2012, 02:00am EST

Tags: Frederick, Civil War

Former ACLU director of D.C. to speak about slavery

Tuesday - 04/10/2012, 04:24am EDT

Tags: D.C., ACLU