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This study, Young Children Going to the Spring for the Night, captures the unique atmosphere of slave quarter communities. that Aminah read about in the slave narratives from the Federal Writes Project. In this Depression-era program, writers were paid to interview former slaves and record their stories. Aminah read the narratives when she worked at the Columbus Public Linrary. The project is also available online at : http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/snhtml/snhome.html

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