African American History

Transit Pass, St. Louis, MO, July 8-14, 1945 (credit:

Black History Month: A Visit To The Smithsonian National Museum Of African American History And Culture

To celebrate Black History Month, check out these great collections and exhibits at the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture.


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Library Of Virginia Honoring 8 Black ‘Trailblazers’

In support of African-American History Month, the Library of Virginia will honor eight Virginians, some more recent, who have exemplified honor and integrity in blazing a trail for other African-Americans in the state.


Members of the KKK (Photo Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Smithsonian Black History Museum Accepts KKK Robes

One donor said the story of the Klan needed to reach the broadest audience.