MAAP | Mapping the African American Past

View of Bedford-Stuyvesant

What began in the 1830s as a small, rural black community in Weeksville has grown into Bedford-Stuyvesant, home of the largest concentration of blacks in the city and one of the largest in the nation.

Creator: Manjari Sharma, photographer

Source: © Curriculum Concepts International

Produced by CCNMTL, Chase, Teachers College, and CCI