Black History Resources
- In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience
In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience launched Feb. 2005 in honor of
African Ame rican History Month. Created by New York Public Library's Schomburg Center
for Research in Black Culture.
- The African-American Mosaic Exhibition at the Library of Congress - This exhibit marks the publication of The African-American Mosaic: A Library of
Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History and Culture. A noteworthy and
singular publication, the Mosaic is the first Library-wide resource guide to the institution's
African- American collections. This exhibit is but a sampler of the kinds of materials
and themes covered by the publication and the Library's collections.
- National Civil Rights Museum
"Created in December 1997, the purpose of this Web site is to support the National
Civil Rights Museum's mission to educate and preserve the history of the Civil Rights
Movement. Located at the Lorraine Motel, the site where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
was assassinated on April 4, 1968, the Museum houses interactive exhibits that trace
the beginnings of the civil rights struggle."
- Museum of Afro-American History--Boston
"The Museum of Afro American History (MAAH) is a no t-for-profit history institution
dedicated to preserving, conserving and accurately interpreting the contributions
of African Americans during the colonial period in New England."
- The Black Archives of Mid-America
"The Black Archives is a non-profit organization that serves the community by offering
itself as an educational resource as well as a repository of every facet in African
American culture; music, art , theater, education, the military, medicine, sports,
religion, and community affairs." Includes picture gallery online.
- Farmingdale State's Mart in Luther King Jr.Research Guide
Find links to websites describing the life and impact of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.