This Far By Faith: African-American Spiritual Journeys

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"The Bamboula" from Century Magazine, 1886
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"The Bamboula" from Century Magazine, 1886.

Courtesy of The New York Public Library

Examine three centuries of African-American religious experience from the arrival of early African slaves to those who made the 12-month journey from Massachusetts to Africa in 1989 as part of the Interfaith Pilgrimage of the Middle Passage.