The following are short descriptions of individuals, places and events which have contributed to the shaping of African American history. These encyclopedia entries serve as a starting point for much more inclusive descriptions and discussions that appear in other sources. For additional information please consult the print or website sources cited in the entry.
|Entry Title||Entry Type|
|Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, (1889- )||Churches|
|Bethel AME Church, Reno, Nevada (1907– )||Churches|
|First African Methodist Episcopal Church, Los Angeles, California, (1872- )||Churches|
|First African Methodist Episcopal Church, Seattle, Washington (1886- )||Churches|
|Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Tulsa, Oklahoma (1909- )||Churches|
|Second Baptist Church, El Paso, Texas (1884- )||Churches|
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