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The Education Quilt

U.S. Postal Service Invites America to Help Digitally Unveil 1963 March on Washington Forever Stamp - posted August 20, 2013

1963 March on Washington Commemoration and Rev. Al Sharpton's 15th Annual National Action Network

U.S. Senator Bob Corker's 2013 Black History Month Statement

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander's 2013 Black History Month Statement

2013 CNN Black History Specials

Soledad O’Brien Reports on Life of Memphis Civil Rights Photojournalist Ernest Withers Revealed to have been FBI Informant - airs Feb. 10 on CNN and other various times

WKNO Looks at History of Orange Mound Neighborhood

Orange Mound photo gallery

Emancipation Proclamation Display a Big Learning Moment for TSU Students, Faculty

Essence Magazine's Black Women in Music

Ohio Historical Society and the Wilbur H. Siebert Collection

Newseum Opens Exhibit Featuring MLK Birmingham, Ala., Jail Cell Door

PNC Recognizes Black History Month With Events In 17 Cities  

Lifetime TV Presents Three Black History specials, including "Betty and Coretta" starring Angela Bassett and Mary J. Blige

Wrap-up of Historical Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta

Photo of MLK Celebration at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta

Dr. King's Attorney Fred Gray Speaks to Students at Tuskegee University

Black Veterans Organization Wants 1917 General Promoted

150th Anniversary Stamp of Emancipation Stamp

U of M 2013 Black History Events

The Emancipation Proclamation

Black Leadership Family Plan

President Obama speeches

History of Kwanzaa by William Larsha, Sr.

Willie Lynch

Other Tracks

50th Anniversary March on Washington Commemoration Lane

Black History main

President Barack Obama's Speeches


Vernon Ash Interviews Black Historical Figures from MLK Assassination in Memphis  - interviews include photographer Ernest Withers, Rev. James Netters, Rev. Billy Kyles, Sanitation Worker

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. lane

PBS Controversial Documentary "Stolen" explores Modern-day Slavery in North Africa-- Airs Feb. 26, 2013 with repeats (check Local Listings) - posted Feb. 21, 2013

"Stolen" Documentary Photo Gallery

Historic 40th Anniversary Schedule at Lorraine Motel (archive)

Hastings Commemorates 100th Birthday of Rosa Parks

First Black nurse in Army Nurse Corps honored, anniversary celebrated at Tuskegee

WKNO (PBS) 2013 Black History Specials

The Rosa Parks Stamp-signing at the 44th Annual NAACP Image Awards - Photos by Todd Oren

Tuskegee University honors George Washington Carver, speaker James R. Talton warns against irrelevancy

High-achieving first-year students honored at Tuskegee University

Letters and Statements

North Star Highlights

Colors of the BIH

Black Colleges (HBCUs)

Black Fraternities

Black Sororities

Lift Every Voice and Sing Video

Lift Every Voice and Sing poem





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