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African-American Information

African-American History Month
The African-American Mosaic - A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History & Culture
The Amistad Research Center - The Amistad Research Center is the nation's oldest, largest and most comprehensive independent archive specializing in the history of African Americans and other Ethnic Minorities.
Famous African American Speeches - Notable Speeches and Letters by African Americans, from Benjamin Banneker to Barack Obama
African-American Odyssey - From the Library of Congress
Black History: Biographies - The Thompson-Gale Group has created a free online resrouce containing biographies of famous African Americans.
Archives of African American Music and Culture - A repository of materials covering a range of African american musical idioms and cultural expressions from the post-World War II era.
Black History on Biography - Celebrate Black History Month & People
http://creativefolk.com/blackhistory/blackhistoryorigins.html - The Site contains very useful information for Black History Month
http://www.britannica.com/blackhistory/browse?browseId=252289 - The site is maintained by the Encyclopaedia Britannica, and is most useful for Black History Month.
African American History Month (Exhibits & Collections) - The site contains the "African American History Month (Exhibts & Collections) from the Library of Congress.


General
Blackfacts.com - Today in Black History, and a searchable database of facts
Biographies of Notable African Americans
African American Lives - A genealogy guide and information about how to interpret archival documents for researchers who are tracing African ancestry.
The History Makers - African American history archives
African American Women Writers - of the 19th Century
Amistad Research Center - The Amistad Research Center is the nation's oldest, largest and most comprehensive independent archive specializing in the history of African Americans and other Ethnic Minorities.
The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed
The Faces of Science - African Americans in the Sciences. Profiled here are African American men and women who have contributed to the advancement of science and engineering.
African Traditional Religion - A directory of links to information about African religions. Topics covered include Yoruba naming ceremonies, funerary ceremonies of the Ibo, and more.

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