In this chapter you learned about the geography and culture of West Africa, which includes Nigeria, the Sahel countries, and the coastal countries. Liberia, one of the coastal countries, is the only West African nation that was never a colony. In this activity you will learn more about the history and settlement of Liberia.
Destination Title: The African-American Mosaic
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Start at the Library of Congress African-American Mosaic Web site.
- Click on Colonization.
- Read this page, and then at the bottom, click on Next section of the African-American Mosaic to read more about Liberia.
- After reading the information on Liberia, answer the following questions.