African American History Month
By U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
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The National Archives and Records Administration joins the Library of Congress, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in paying tribute to the generations of African Americans who struggled with adversity to achieve full citizenship in American society.
|1||CleanFrederick Douglass, ca. 1879||Portraits, compiled 1862 - 1884||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanEleanor Roosevelt and Marian Anderson in Japan, 05/22/1953||Franklin D. Roosevelt Library Public Domain Photographs, compiled 1882 - 1962||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanRichard M. Nixon presenting the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Duke Ellington., 04/24/1969||Nixon White House Photographs, compiled 01/20/1969 - 08/09/1974, documenting the period 08/08/1968 - 08/09/1974||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||CleanWorld heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali attends the sect's service to hear Elijah Muhammad, 03/1974||DOCUMERICA: The Environmental Protection Agency's Program to Photographically Document Subjects of Environmental Concern, compiled 1972 - 1977||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||CleanMiss Josephine Baker sings the National Anthem as the finale to the show, 05/17/1943||Signal Corps Photographs of American Military Activity, compiled 1754 - 1954||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||CleanJimmy Carter with Hank Aaron, 08/15/1978||Carter White House Photographs Collection, 01/20/1977 - 01/22/1981||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||CleanPhotograph of Thurgood Marshall, 06/13/1967||Johnson White House Photographs, compiled 11/22/1963 - 01/20/1969||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanWilliam R. Carter, government pharmacist for 40 years, ca. 1941 - ca. 1945||Negro Activities in Industry, Government, and the Armed Forces, compiled 1941 - 1945||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||CleanPhotograph of a Drummer Boy with the United States Colored Infantry||Photographic Prints in John Taylor Album*, compiled ca. 1861 - ca. 1865||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||Clean"Lt.(jg.) Harriet Ida Pickens and Ens. Frances Wills, first Negro Waves to be commissioned.", 12/21/1944||General Photographic File of the Department of Navy, compiled 1943 - 1958, documenting the period 1900 - 1958||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|11||CleanColors of The Famous 369th Infantry in Parade in New York City, 02/17/1919||American Unofficial Collection of World War I Photographs, compiled 1917 - 1918||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|12||CleanDeck of gunboat "Hunchback" on James River, Va, ca. 1860 - ca. 1865||Mathew Brady Photographs of Civil War-Era Personalities and Scenes, compiled 1921 - 1940, documenting the period 1860 - 1865||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|13||Clean"Basic and advanced flying school for Negro Air Corps cadets, Tuskegee, Alabama", 01/1942||Negro Activities in Industry, Government, and the Armed Forces, compiled 1941 - 1945||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|14||CleanPhotograph of African-American Women with Brooms of Bambusa, 09/29/1899||Photographs Relating to Farm Management Investigations, compiled 1896 - 1921||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
|15||CleanHarvey Thaxton, 64, a retired miner. The picture on the wall shows him in World War II uniform with his wife, now dead, 04/1974||DOCUMERICA: The Environmental Protection Agency's Program to Photographically Document Subjects of Environmental Concern, compiled 1972 - 1977||2/2/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
Great images to be proud of!