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Where the Dead Rise Up

Where the Dead Rise Up

You might not see them from the road. You have to stop and get out. Walk around for a closer look. Crypts floating to the surface.

This is St. Paul AME Church. It’s one of dozens of segregated black churches that organized in Caroline County and throughout the Eastern Shore of Maryland after 1865.

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Haunted by the Heroes of 1776

Haunted by the Heroes of 1776

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How Old Black Churches Die

How Old Black Churches Die

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The Bicentennial Search for Frederick Douglass’s Birthplace

The Bicentennial Search for Frederick Douglass’s Birthplace

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Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Park and Birthplace

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USGS does the Shore

USGS does the Shore

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Historic Boon Farmstead – Vanished from the face of the Earth

Historic Boon Farmstead – Vanished from the face of the Earth

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For map geeks only: Choptank watershed 1898-1944 from KML

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The black blacksmith with a bellowy laugh

The black blacksmith with a bellowy laugh

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The true reason why Frederick Douglass gave his heart to Anna Murray

The true reason why Frederick Douglass gave his heart to Anna Murray

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First woman President of NAACP got her start in Denton

First woman President of NAACP got her start in Denton

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Helicopter Flyover:  Historic sites of segregated black schools, 1875-1900

Helicopter Flyover: Historic sites of segregated black schools, 1875-1900

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