AFAM Environmental History & Black History Month Without Carter G. Woodson?
Published on 2012-02-07 13:31:36
February is Black History Month. Carter G. Woodson, the father of African American history, started it all in 1926 with Negro History Week. Woodson was strategic deciding on the second week of February between Frederick Douglass’ and Abraham Lincoln’s birthdays for that special week devoted to African American history. Douglass was born enslaved in Talbot … Keep