History

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Details on the African American Odyssey Site
This is an amazing site from the Library of Congress. This exhibit includes:

  • Depictions of the long journey following the Civil War towards equality in employment, education and politics
  • Strategies used to secure the vote
  • Recognition of outstanding black leaders
  • Contributions of those in the fight against segregation and discrimination
    • Actors
    • Artists
    • Black Soldiers
    • Writers
    • Sports Figures