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WHAT’S NEW ON BLACKPAST.ORG

Listed below are the newest posts added to BlackPast.org.  Please return to this page often as it will change almost daily.  Also, please use this page as a gateway to the thousands of other pages of information on the website.

New African American History Entries:


Mildred Fay Jefferson
Taraji P. Henson
Lupita Nyong'o
John H. McWhorter V
A. Phillip Randolph Institute
Arthur Prysock
Ferdinand Q. Morton
NAACP Silent Protest Parade, New York City
Robin L. Kelly
Villa Lewaro, Mansion of Madame C.J. Walker
Bernie Custis
J. Raymond Jones
Roger Wilkins
Villa Lewaro
Villa Lewaro, Mansion of Madame CJ Walker
Villa Lewaro, Mansion of Madame CJ Walker

Full List of African American History Entries

New African American History Entries in the West:

Michael Tubbs
Daisy Tibbs Dawson

William H. "Bob" Bailey
Fordie Ross

Harrison L. Caldwell

The Golden West Hotel, Portland, Oregon

Luis Quintero

Mount Zion Baptist Church, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Herb Cawthorne

Marvin Perkins

Full List of African American History in the West Entries

New Global African History Entries:


E.R. Braithwaite
Jeanne Vialle
Deise Nunes Ferst
Etienne Tshisekedi

María Isabel Urrutia Ocoró
María Isabel Urrutia Ocoró
María Isabel Urrutia Ocoró
Raphaël Élizé
Piedad Córdoba
José María Morelos y Pavón 
José María Morelos y Pavón

Full List of Global African American History Entries

New Perspectives Article: 

Challenging Caste and Race: The Campaign for Integrated Higher Education in the Reconstruction Era

Full List of Perspectives Articles

New Special Features:

African Americans (Black Mormons) and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 

New African American History Primary Documents:

William Hooper Councill's Letter to the White People of Alabama, 1901
William Hannibal Thomas on the American Negro (1901)
Zora Neale Hurston's Letter to the Orlando Sentinel, 1955
Benjamin Banneker's Letter to Thomas Jefferson
(1791)
Executive Order 9346
(1943)
Second Morrill Act (1890)

Full List of African American History Primary Documents

New African American History in the West Primary Documents:

Alaska Fair Employment Practices Law
Full list of African American History in the West Primary Documents

New Speeches on BlackPast.org:

(1983) Glenn Loury, Responsibility and Race
(1993) Clarence Thomas, The New Intolerance

(2013) Benjamin Carson Nationa Prayer Breakfast Speech

(1926) George Schulyer, The Negro Art Hokum

(1980) Thomas Sowell, Politics and Opportunity: Background

(1987) Clarence Thomas, Why Black Americans Should Look to Conservative Politics


Full List of Speeches By African Americans

New Genealogy Links

Family Search: African American Online Geneaology
Reclaiming Kin: Taking Back What Was Once Lost

Full List of African American Geneaology Resources

New Research Guides & Websites

WikiAfrica

For A Full List of of Research Guides and Websites on BlackPast.org click on the following:
AAH Research Guides and Websites 
AAW Research Guides and Websites 
GAH Research Guides and Websites

Special Features:

BlackPast.org and the World
Images of Tony Gleaton: Documentary

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