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Texas Freedmen's Towns

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After emancipation, thousands of African Americans left the plantations where they had worked as slaves. Many established new towns across the state of Texas. Some of these towns are today part of Texas cities such as Austin, Dallas, and Houston. For the stories of these towns, see the following sources.

 

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