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  • Exodusters: Black Migration to Kansas after Reconstruction

    Exodusters: Black Migration to Kansas after Reconstruction Exodusters: Black Migration to Kansas After Reconstruction This project is under construction. The first major migration to the North of ex-slaves. "In 1879, fourteen years after the Emancipation Proclamation, thousands of blacks fled the South. They were headed for the homesteading lands of Kansas, the 'Garden Spot of the earth' ...