United States – Martin Robison Delany led an exploring party to Niger Valley to find a homeland for African American repatriation

In 1859, Martin Robison Delany, physician, abolitionist, journalist, military officer, and the father of Black Nationalism, led an African American exploring party to Niger Valley in hopes to find a homeland for African American repatriation. Delany who was the only Black officer to receive the rank of Major during the Civil War, traveled to Africa … Continue reading United States – Martin Robison Delany led an exploring party to Niger Valley to find a homeland for African American repatriation