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The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences     View
This helpful site contains profiles of past and present African American men and women scientists in the fields of science and engineering. The areas of biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering, medicine, and general inventors are just some ...

Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad     View
Are you curious about Harriet Tubman and the history of the Underground Railroad? Learn about them through pictures, maps , and quizzes at this site created by Pocantico Hills School second graders.

Black Business Association     View
"The Black Business Association (BBA) is a non-profit organization founded in 1970 in Los Angeles, California and is recognized as one of the most viable minority business organizations in the country. Since being formed in 1970, the Black Business A ...

Parliament Funkadelic: One Nation Under a Groove     View
This Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Independent Lens program profiles the band Parliament Funkadelic, known to fans as P-Funk. The companion website features a history of the band (from its origins in the 1950s as the Parliaments to the present), ...

Museum of African American History - Boston and Nantucket     View
Visit this historical museum online. The web site's Black Heritage Trail is a walking tour that explores the history of African Americans who lived in Boston during the 1800s. The tour includes facts about and pictures of schools that African Ame ...

Twice Sold, Twice Ransomed: Autobiography of Mr. and Mrs. L. P. Ray     View
Originally published in 1926, the unabridged autobiography of former Missouri slave Emma J. Smith is presented here in electronic form. Mrs. Smith was an evangelist, missionary, and WCTU (Women's Christian Temperance Union) activist whose autobiograp ...

Ray Charles Online     View
Official site for this singer-songwriter-musician who died in June 2004. Provides an autobiography, discography, list of awards, and more. Includes audio clips of selected songs, and the full version of "America the Beautiful" (with images ...

Duke Ellington     View
Biography, discography, awards, photo gallery, and a list of quotations from the jazz musician. Also includes a bibliography of books about Ellington and his music. Presented by the estate of Duke Ellington and by CMG, "the company that represen ...

The Tuskegee Airmen     View
A history of the Tuskegee Airmen maintained by the National Park Service.

Encyclopaedia Britannica's Guide to Black History     View
Explore this guide to Black History and find biographies, historical timelines, and information on hundreds of topics including civil rights, African and African American literature, art, music, architecture, and sports. A collection of audio, video, ...



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