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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Liberia

Liberia is a country in West Africa which was founded, established, colonized, and controlled by citizens of the United States and ex-Caribbean slaves as a ...

history.state.gov/milestones/1830-1860/liberia

history.state.gov 3.0 shell. ... The founding of Liberia in the early 1800s was motivated by the domestic ... Joseph Jenkins Roberts, First President of Liberia.

www.pbs.org/wgbh/globalconnections/liberia/essays/history

The flag is a symbol of the history of the Liberian state, its relationship with ... The present-day Republic of Liberia occupies 43,000 square miles (slightly more ...

www.thoughtco.com/brief-history-of-liberia-4019127

Feb 8, 2017 ... A brief, pictorial history of Liberia, the only African country to have been founded by African-American colonists.

www.infoplease.com/country/liberia

Information on Liberia — map of Liberia, geography, history, politics, government, economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, and ...

www.loc.gov/collections/maps-of-liberia-1830-to-1870/articles-and-essays

History Of Liberia: A Time Line. 1815 to 1817 After the struggle for liberty in the American Revolution, free and enslaved African Americans faced continued ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/history/2014/09/ebola_in_liberia_america_owes_the_west_african_nation_founded_by_free_blacks.html

Sep 23, 2014 ... At the time, this worst outbreak in Ebola's 40-year recorded history had claimed some 2,218 lives, more than 1,000 in Liberia alone, though no ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2003/07/was_liberia_founded_by_freed_us_slaves.html

Jul 3, 2003 ... Was Liberia Founded By Freed U.S. Slaves? ... Mary Kay Ricks is a lawyer and free-lance writer who specializes in history. Her Washington ...

www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?ParagraphID=pbp

HISTORY OF LIBERIA including Land of Freedom, Tubman and after.