Facts on the Black/African American Population - Data from the Census Bureau.
African Writing Systems - from Cornell University.
African Studies - A selection of Internet Sources from Michigan State University.
African-American Perspectives: 1818-1907 - "The Daniel A. P. Murray Pamphlet Collection presents a panoramic and eclectic review of African-American history and culture, spanning almost one hundred years from the early nineteenth through the early twentieth centuries, with the bulk of the material published between 1875 and 1900. Among the authors represented are Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Benjamin W. Arnett, Alexander Crummel, and Emanuel Love."
Born in Slavery - "Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938 contains more than 2,300 first-person accounts of slavery and 500 black-and-white photographs of former slaves."
Colored Reflections - "Colored Reflections is a "collective history" site covering the quest for civil rights and equality over the last fifty years."
The Face of Slavery - Photographs from the collection of The American Museum of Photography.
First Person Narratives of the American South, 1860-1920
Harlem: 1900-1940 - "Harlem: 1900-1940 was originally published in 1991 by the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library".
Harlem Renaissance - A Brief Introduction.
Harlem Renaissance - From the District of Columbia Public Library
Historical Text Archive
Jackie Robinson and Negro Baseball
Jim Crow - A History
Slaves of Virginia - "The Geography of Slavery in Virginia is a digital collection of advertisements for runaway and captured slaves and servants in 18th- and 19th-century Virginia newspapers. Building on the rich descriptions of individual slaves and servants in the ads, the project offers a personal, geographical and documentary context for the study of slavery in Virginia, from colonial times to the Civil War."
Timeline of African American History: 1852-1880
Journals in Black History