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African American History Month Resources: Overview & General Resources

Resources curated by NEISD Library Services to promote the study and celebration of African American history

What is African American History Month?

African American History Month, sometimes called Black History Month, celebrates the history and achievements of African Americans. Historian Carter G. Woodson initiated the first official recognition of Black history in 1926. 

Photo Credits

African American Men, Women, and Children during the Great Migration." American History, ABC-CLIO, 2019, americanhistory.abc-clio.com/Search/Display/1852566. Accessed 24 Jan. 2019.

General Resources

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