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Articles with keyword "African Americans"

My Way, quilt, 1971 by Nell Hall Williams, 83” x 73”


The Art of Survival

Quilts travel from Gee's Bend.

John Mitchell, Jr., editor, Richmond Planet


Brother from the Richmond Planet

Crusading Journalist John Mitchell Jr. took on the lynchers.

Students pose at the Rosenwald Pee Dee Colored School, South Carolina.


Schools for the South

South Carolina remembers the era of Rosenwald schools.

Black Swan Records logo from 1921.


Black Swan Rising

The brief success of Harlem's own record company.


Medical Assurance

In the NEH-supported American Nursing: A History of Knowledge, Authority, and the Meaning of Work by Patricia D’Antonio, and published by Johns Hopkins University Press in 2010, we learn of t