Black History Month 2018

Black History Month

“ A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin, and culture is like a tree without roots.”

 - Marcus Garvey

February is the month to honor and learn about the Black individuals whose achievements have changed the course of history. It’s a time to learn about the struggles of these individuals and the history of Black Americans’ origins.  Take the time and read more about these different tributes and biographies with our book list provided below.

Black History Month 2018 List created by STPLReferenceMadisonville

Resources to learn about different Black individuals, their struggles, and Black americans' origins.




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If you get a chance, perhaps check out the following websites to see Black American online exhibits:

 - African American Sites in the Digital Collections

 - Through the Lens of Time Digital Exhibit 

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