Biblioteca centro Lincoln

Durante el mes de febrero se celebra en Estados Unidos y Canadá el conocido como Mes de la historia negra, denominado también ‘Mes de la historia afroamericana’. Con esta celebración se reconoce la contribución de los afroamericanos, a través de su lucha por la libertad y la igualdad.

En los siguientes links encontraran información  relacionada con el tema del mes:

Oh Freedom! Teaching African American Civil Rights Through American Art at the Smithsonian
Oh Freedom! is an interdisciplinary resource

The Scurlocks and Black Washington (video)
For over 80 years, the Scurlock photography studio catalogued the lives of the black middle class of
Washington, DC.

Civil Rights
Explore the fight for voting rights as well as the racial history of the United States in sports and schools. Study maps, baseball cards and political cartoons as well as pamphlets, legal documents, poetry, music, and the personal correspondence and oral histories of the famous and the ordinary.

28 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month
Learn more about the exceptional contributions made by African Americans with these ideas for each day of Black History Month.

"I Have a Dream," Address Delivered at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
In his iconic speech at the Lincoln Memorial for the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, King urged America to "make real the promises of democracy."

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