Links to several "collections in Ohio based on the subject of African Americans in Ohio." Includes the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center; the African American Experience in Ohio, 1850-1920; the Siebert Collection on the Underground Railroad; and more.
Dedicated to providing the inquisitive public with comprehensive, reliable, and accurate information concerning the history of African Americans in the United States and people of African ancestry in other regions of the world.
Features a collection of unedited news film from the WSB (Atlanta) and WALB (Albany, Ga.) television archives held by the Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia Libraries
The Negro Motorist Green Book was a travel guide that listed lodgings, tailors and other businesses that welcomed black patrons during Jim Crow. The guide, which was launched in 1936 and published for nearly 30 years.
Large-scale street plans produced by the Sanborn Fire Insurance company from 1867 to 1970. Useful for for local historians to locate and identify buildings and neighborhoods, for urban historians to study the growth of towns and cities, and for environmentalists concerned about impact of new developments.