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Kent Stark Library Display: Celebrate Black History Month (2016)

February is Black History Month!

Black History Month

Celebrate Black History Month!

 

Left side of the display for Black History Month!

Books Celebrating Famous African Americans

Celebrate Black History Month!

Learn more about Black History Month

    rosa parks, civil rights activist, naacp, montgomery bus system, black history, black women politicians

Rosa Parks meeting with Al Gore. (Retrieved from http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/black-history-month/pictures/black-women-politicians/rosa-parks-showing-off-her-congressional-gold-medal-of-honor-with-us-vice-president-gore)

 

   The History Channel is full of information about Black History Month.  It offers videos, pictures, and articles detailing important events such as the abolishment of slavery,  the civil rights movement, and the on-going political battle of everyone being treated equally.

http://www.history.com/topics/black-history/black-history-month

George Washington Carver

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Learn more about George Washington Carver and his love for the peanut!

http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/stories/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-george-washington-carver

   

                                              

Hattie McDaniel

Hattie McDaniel

Learn more about the first African American to win an Oscar!

http://www.biography.com/news/hattie-mcdaniel-oscar-facts

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Dr. Percy Julian

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Dr. Percy Julian

A extremely talented chemist who also fought for civil rights! Learn more about him by visiting http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/julian/lrk-whowasjulian-exp.html

RIght side of the display for Black History Month!

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