Contribution Of African American Culture

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Today I will be talking about the contribution of African American culture to the United States. One of the largest emigrants to arrive in the United States in the colonial time is the West and Central Africans. You could find African’s spread out around American colonies from Maine to Florida , and Mexico to Canada. In the 1830s there where 2.3 million Africans out of the 12.8 million people in the United States.
The way Americans eat in New Orleans is influenced by African’s. The popular foods like rice, gumbo, black-eyed peas, yams, watermelon, and much more came from Africa. Today these foods and traditions are still going. Popular and traditional music in New Orleans was also African influenced. Music like jazz, blues, and rock-and-roll

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