Resource guide produced by the Library of Congress for the study of black
history and culture.
American Web Connection
Many links to websites on the African American culture and experience.
Biographies, historical documents and events, folk tales, trivia games,
speeches and commentary by and about the African American experience.
American History Challenge
Test your African American knowledge with this quiz!
African American Journey
From World Book Encyclopedia, this site covers the history of African
from the slave trade through the Civil Rights movement. A slide show of
maps is also
From the Library of Congress, this site provides a history of African
from slavery and Civil War to the civil rights movement.
Includes a Timeline of African American History, 1852-1925.
Recent population statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau.
"You'll find here new material every day: news and comment from Africa,
Americas and around the world about the lives, experiences and needs of
Brief American history of Africans from 1450 to 1865. Includes narratives,
resources, and youth activity guide.
Search by keyword or by date for significant African American history
History: Exploring African American Issues on the Web
This site, intended for students' study, is filled with African American
History Month 1999
From CNN Interactive and World African Network, this site provides a black
timeline, stories, and more.
Deeper Shade of History
Check out "This Week in Black History" or search the Black History
Schoolhouse: Harlem Renaissance
Musicians, writers, and noteworthy people of the Harlem Renaissance.
Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences
This site is broken down by scientific field and also maintains an index
American women scientists.
Jim Crow to Linda Brown
A retrospective of the African American Experience from 1897 to 1953.
"Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration of the ending of slavery."
Electronic Guide for African Resources on the Internet
Information on the countries and cultures of Africa for students.
Parks and Historic Sites
Discover historic sites around the US significant to African American
United States Colored Troops in the Civil War
Review the history of regiments and the African American men who fought