People Places Events In History Terms Organizations
Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Forums Chat
Places In Black History Menu
Places In Black History Home
Post Place
Your Blog
Blog Subscriptions
What is Blogging?
Content Categories
Black History Terms
Blogs
Career Content
Career Fairs
Career Video Channel
Career Video Tips
Client News & Resources
Events
Events In Black History
Health & Wellness
Links
News
Organizations
People In Black History
Places In Black History
Polls & Voting
Promotional Videos
Recruiters
Videos
Web Site Help
Work
Most Active Authors
Jessica Stewart (2)
Reggie Culpepper (1)
Cabrini-Green (34039 hits)
Cabrini-Green is a Chicago Housing Authority public housing development on Chicago's North Side. It’s bordered by Evergreen Avenue, Sedgwick Street, Division Street and Larrabee Street. At its peak, Cabrini-Green was home to 15,000 people who were living in the mid- and high-rise apartment buildings. ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2008 at 9:33AM
(more)
by: Admin Administrator | post comment
Fort Negro (16502 hits)
The site contains the ruins of two forts, and has been known by several other names at various times, including Prospect Bluff Fort, Nicholl's Fort, British Post, Fort Negro, African Fort and Fort Apalachicola. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the Fort Gadsden Historic Site is managed by the U.S. Forest Service. It was named a National Historic Landmark in 1972. ...
Posted Tuesday, January 22nd 2008 at 3:53PM
(more)
by: Admin Administrator | post comment
Henry Highland Garnet Park Baltimore, MD (6106 hits)
On February 12, 1865, Henry Highland Garnet was the first black person to speak to the U.S. House of Representatives. The Henry Highland Garnet Park was named after the famous Baltimore native Presbyterian preacher and lecturer. ...
Posted Friday, January 9th 2009 at 11:25PM
(more)
by: Jessica Stewart | post comment
Jasper, Texas (14253 hits)
Jasper is a city in Jasper County, Texas, on the U.S. Highways 96 and 190, State Highway 63 and Sandy Creek. It is the place of an infamous hate crime: the brutal murder of a Black man named James Byrd. ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2008 at 3:22PM
(more)
by: Admin Administrator | post comment
Jena, Louisiana (10722 hits)
In September of 2007, Jena plunged into the national headlines in the United States for the racial tension surrounding the school system and the “Jena Six.” The “Jena Six” refers to a group of six Black teenage boys who were charged as adults with harsh sentences for the beating of a peer, Justin Barker, a White teenager at Jena High School, on December 4, 2006. ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23rd 2008 at 2:02PM
(more)
by: Admin Administrator | post comment
Paris, France (18438 hits)
African-Americans have a rich history in Paris. For over 200 years writers, artists, entertainers, intellectuals, and musicians have found inspiration and personal evolution in the City of Light and left their mark. ...
Posted Monday, February 25th 2008 at 11:14PM
(more)
by: Julia BROWNE | post comment
Princeville, North Carolina (4789 hits)
The first town in America founded by freed Black slaves....It is also known as Freedom Hill. ...
Posted Monday, January 17th 2011 at 8:32AM
(more)
by: Monique Harrell | post comment
St. Peter Claver Roman Catholic Church Baltimore, MD (8882 hits)
Established in 1888, Saint Peter Claver Roman Catholic Church stood as the first church in the world dedicated to Saint Peter Claver, the apostle for the slaves. The church still stands at the corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and North Freemont. The old ...
Posted Friday, January 9th 2009 at 11:27PM
(more)
by: Jessica Stewart | post comment
The Bailey Schoolhouse (2660 hits)
The Bailey Schoolhouse is a one-room school located at 1301 Mountain Ridge Rd in Buckhannon, West Virginia. It is adjacent to Bailey Cemetery and is one of the few remaining one-room schools still standing on its original site. John P Bailey and h ...
Posted Thursday, October 20th 2011 at 6:54PM
(more)
by: Reggie Culpepper | post comment
Underground Railroad (15696 hits)
The Underground Railroad was an informal network of secret routes and safe houses that 19th century Black slaves in the United States used to escape to free states (or even as far north as Canada) with the aid of abolitionists and other escaped slaves. ...
Posted Friday, January 25th 2008 at 12:29PM
(more)
by: Admin Administrator | post comment
Watts, (Los Angeles) California (34404 hits)
Watts is a residential district in southern Los Angeles county, in California. It is considered part of south Los Angeles. It is known for large-scale rioting that broke out in the city in the 1960s over racial unrrest. ...
Posted Thursday, March 6th 2008 at 2:48PM
(more)
by: Admin Administrator | post comment
Sort By:
  Post New Content  
Employer Showcase
>> more | add
Latest Jobs
Senior Principal - Business Consulting with Infosys in new york, NY.
Academic Records Counselor - Graduate/Professional Registrar with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
Special Assistant to the Provost - Office of the Provost (S521) with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
Associate Dean, Visual and Performing Arts UG Studies (F011) with Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA.
Technology Lead - US with Infosys in Phoenix, AZ.
>> more | add
Latest Member Activity
gregory boulware just posted a blog entitled '~ ‘slaughtering injustice,’ a commemoration in unity ~'. 03:16PM
lad d just edited his profile. 07:13PM
ladarrius drinkard just edited his profile. 07:11PM
elynor moss just posted a blog entitled ''must be roasting' charles jokes with costumed giant lobster and starfish at seaside trip'. 10:47AM
malek treblyn just commented on a video entitled 'the big tribute'. 10:42AM
malek treblyn just edited his profile. 10:38AM
malek treblyn just joined a new club (black iz beautiful...). 10:38AM
malek treblyn just joined a new club (i luv africa). 10:38AM
malek treblyn just joined a new club (poets and authors). 10:38AM
malek treblyn just joined a new club (black history book club). 10:38AM
malek treblyn just posted a blog entitled '21 most notable black entrepreneurs in history'. 10:30AM
malek treblyn just became a new member. 10:00AM
>> more | invite friends