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First 85 Minnesota

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

How The West Was Won: 'First 85' Family Reunion Celebrates Black Pioneers

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 08.11.2012 | Black Voices

Histories of the Civil War and the mid-19th century mineral rush abound. But what happened shortly thereafter, when newly freed African Americans soug...