Free black communities were established in Spanish Colonial Florida as enslaved people escaped from British colonies to the north.
The Florida Historical Society Thanks Our Sponsors:
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
This project is sponsored in part by Florida's Space Coast Office of Tourism.
This project is sponsored in part by The Jessie Ball duPont Fund.
This project is sponsored in part by The Historic Rossetter House Museum.