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AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY

African American Web Connection Links to information on all parts of African American culture. http://www.aawc.com/aawc.html

African-American Mosaic A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the study of Black History and Culture. http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/african/intro.html

Black History Tour The U.S. Postal Service conducts a tour of black history through the numerous postage stamps it has issued over the years featuring famous African Americans. http://library.thinkquest.org/2667/Tourmenu.htm

Digital Schomburg Images of 19th Century African Americans An online collection of pictures from the New York Public Library. http://digital.nypl.org/schomburg/images_aa19/

Martin Luther King, Jr. and The Civil Rights Movement This page is maintained by The Seattle Times. http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/special/mlk/

Slaves' Stories Meet four Africans who were taken into slavery in the 1700s in this virtual interview. http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/nof/slavery/

The Underground Railroad Follow Harriet Tubman and the North Star in this virtual tour created by National Geographic. http://www.nationalgeographic.com/features/99/railroad/

Comments and suggestions can be sent to Mary R. Voors, Manager, Children's Services at mvoors@acpl.lib.in.us.
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