Mary Ann Shadd Cary Archives

African American Suffragists (Week I)

February 10, 2022

In 1925, Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History conceived and announced Negro History Week to be celebrated during a week in February; the celebration was expanded to a month in 1976. In a speech on the Observance of Black History Month on February 10, 1976, President Gerald… [Read More]