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https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2015/06/30/freedom-rallies-began-in-williamston-1963

rights  from the State Archives Resources related to  black history  from the State Library For more about North Carolina’s history... to  civil rights  from the State Archives Resources related to  black history  from the State Library For more about North

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2012/10/11/pea-island-lifesavers-perform-a-dramatic-rescue

remained the only all-black facility in the United States Lifesaving Service. Visit:  The  Outer Banks History Center  in Manteo and... Island remained the only all-black facility in the United States Lifesaving Service. Visit:  The  Outer Banks History Center

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2016/03/24/rosenwald-schools-and-george-davis-of-johnson-c-smith-university

Black Education in the American South , a web resource from community history Dr. Tom Hanchett “ The Rosenwald Schools and Black...: Beacons for Black Education in the American South , a web resource from community history Dr. Tom Hanchett “ The Rosenwald Schools

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2013/02/05/master-craftsman-and-entrepreneur-thomas-day

All this month we’re bringing you  stories from North Carolina’s black history . Check back here each week day for a new tidbit...Feb 5, 2013 All this month we’re bringing you  stories from North Carolina’s black history . Check back here each week day for

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2016/05/10/james-jones-of-raleigh-valet-of-jefferson-davis

living before meeting the Davises. He became a pillar of the black community there, going on to attend two freedmen’s conventions..., where he was living before meeting the Davises. He became a pillar of the black community there, going on to attend two freedmen’s

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2015/10/28/party-of-guinean-president-visited-triangle-1958

. Central University. He and his party also toured the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company, then the world’s largest black... largest black-owned business, and were the first black guests to stay at the Carolina Inn. Over the objections of some of their

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2011/06/28/papers-detail-integration-efforts-in-post-wwii-army

Integration of the armed forces was a long process. We look at the history of that process with an eye toward one African American Army chaplain.... graduate student in the Public History program at North Carolina State University and is interning with the North Carolina... history of integration and segregation throughout their existence. The Historical Background White and black soldiers fought next

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2013/08/19/black-mountain-college-an-experimental-school

On  August 19, 1933,   Black Mountain College  was established in Buncombe County by disgruntled faculty from Rollins College...Aug 19, 2016 On  August 19, 1933,   Black Mountain College  was established in Buncombe County by disgruntled faculty from...Black Mountain College, An Experimental School

https://www.ncdcr.gov/press-release/forgotten-piece-african-american-history-revisited-thursday-may-19

., known as the "Black Wall Street." This free lecture will be held at the North Carolina History Center Thursday, May 19, at 7 p.m... community in Tulsa, Okla., known as the "Black Wall Street." This free lecture will be held at the North Carolina History Center...Forgotten Piece of African American History Revisited Thursday, May 19

https://www.ncdcr.gov/blog/2019/12/09/mars-hill-rosenwald-school-reclaimed

The almost forgotten Anderson Elementary School in Mars Hill is being reborn. It evolved from a school for black children built... a school for black children built in 1928 to enable African Americans still weighed down by the impact of slavery to seek a