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Articles with keyword "African Americans"

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Stories Behind the Documents

Michael Gillette is preserving the past in Texas.

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Forty Acres and a Mule

A new documentary examines America's struggle to establish racial equality after the Civil War.

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A Tense Time in Tennessee

Thurgood Marshall wins a case and nearly loses his life.

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Brown v. Board

A Supreme Court ruling fuels the Civil Rights Movement.

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Do You Speak American?

A new documentary investigates the different ways of speaking American English, from Maine and Ohio to Louisiana and California.

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Recollections from the Ring

Painter, writer, television producer, and fight doctor Ferdie Pacheco talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole.

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Bronzeville Blues

Recalling how music thrived on Chicago's South Side.

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Dazzling Magical Spectacular Madcap Broadway

A new film tracks one hundred years of stars and shows along the Great White Way.

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"A Good Teacher and a Willing Student"

Education Secretary Rod Paige talks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about improving America's schools.

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Virtual St. Louis

A new Web site allows visitors to reconstruct a city's earlier times.