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Articles with keyword "African Americans"

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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.

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Documenting Pittsburgh’s Past

A photographer captures the jazz musicians and sports stars of the 1930s and beyond.

Percy Julian in a laboratory

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Percy Julian

A scientist makes inroads in chemistry and civil rights.

Scene from "The Abolitionists"

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The Agitator

William Lloyd Garrison burned the Constitution as he roared against the injustice of slavery.

Robert Smalls

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A Voyage to Freedom

Robert Smalls commandeered a Confederate ship to escape from slavery in South Carolina.

Photo of Chad L. Williams

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Impertinent Questions with Chad L. Williams

African-American soldiers in WWI: A broadening experience for many.