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1812-1829

1812-1815
Free and enslaved blacks serve in the war of 1812.

1816
The American Colonization Society is founded.

1820
Blacks are banned from service in the United States armed forces.

1822
Free Black Denmark Vesey is executed after his five year effort to organize a slave rebellion in Charleston, SC, is betrayed by an informant.

1827
Freedom's Journal, America's first black newspaper is founded.

1829
Free Black David Walker publishes an appeal to An Appeal to the Colored People of the World, calling for a slave revolution.

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