It’s one of the most famous entertainment streets in America, bringing Memphis’ blues and world famous barbecue to the masses.
In April of 2011, 8 of the surviving santiation workers traveled to the White House to meet President Barack Obama.
In September the nation celebrated the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington D.C.
More than 200 years ago, hundreds of men, women and children called the Whitney Plantation in Wallace, Louisiana home. But home didn’t mean …
The Mississippi River carries every drop of water that flows down from two-thirds of the continent.
The musical contributions of Louisiana’s African-American community play a rich part in United States history.
A small church in Central New York played a large role in the abolitionist movement and the Underground Railroad.
Oftentimes we celebrate Black History Month with great stories about unforgettable people who helped to make our country what it is today. …
Laura Marie Leary Elliot, the first African-American to desegregate and graduate from East Carolina University, is considered a historical …