National Museum of African American History and Culture
A museum that seeks to understand American history through the lens of the African American experience.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change
Share your dream now and visit the King Center Digital Archive to see more than 10,000 documents from Martin Luther King's personal collection and from the civil rights movement!
Welcome to the Civil Rights Digital Library
Sitegen Web site generation framework
A Curriculum for the Free
The Racial Dot Map: One Dot Per Person for the Entire U.S.
New government rules will require all cities and towns receiving federal housing funds to assess patterns of segregation.
Mapping Inequality allows visitors to explore over 150 redlining maps and about 5000 neighborhood surveys created the Home Owners' Loan Corporation. These materials offer an extraordinary window into twentieth-century racial and wealth inequalities.
American Panorama - Forced migration in the American south
The Spread of U.S. Slavery, 1790–1860
An interactive map showing how slavery spread across the United States.
Mapping Slavery Against US Incarceration
How do historic incarceration rates differ between slave states (especially in the Deep South) and non-slave states (the North)?
Lynching in America
Equal Justice Initiative believes that in order to heal the Equal Justice Initiative believes that in order to heal the wounds from our present, we must face our past. Learn more at lynchinginamerica.eji.org
MonroeWorkToday.org :: Map
Explore an interactive map of all known victims of mob violence to uphold white supremacy, from 1835-1964
African-American History and Culture (Library of Congress Manuscripts: An IllustratedGuide)
This publication describes the collections of the Library ofCongress with respect to manuscripts.
| The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed
W. E. B. Du Bois: Online Resources (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)
w. e. b. du bois: online resources Bibliography (Virtual Services and Programs, Digital Reference Section, Library of Congress)
Texas Slavery Project
The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow. Interactive Maps | PBS
Unpublished Black History
Revealing moments in black history, with unpublished photos from The New York Times's archives.
Online Resources General Collection National Research NARA Resources Other Federal sites Non-Federal web sites nationwide State, Regional, and Local Research Military Photographs Culture
American Memory from the Library of Congress - Browse by Category
Browse the American Memory Historical Collections from the Library of Congress. View historical images, maps, sound recordings, motion pictures, and more.
Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series
Explore the lasting cultural, political, and societal impact of the Great Migration through the life and work of artist Jacob Lawrence.
Hiphop Archive & Research Institute
Rebuild, Respect, Represent
The Cornell University Hip Hop Collection