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    [10 on Tuesday] How to Preserve African-American Historic Places

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    African American Family

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    African American historic places

    Four African American Men during U.S. Civil War

    ~+~+ Beautiful African American Woman

    Full length portrait, young African American girl standing by a tassled chair, holding doll and handle of baby doll carriage, ca. 1870. Randolph L. Simpson African-American collection. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Vintage African American photography ♥

    African American Woman in the 1920s.

    African American Woman

    Cotton Club Revue #black_history #african_american

    African American Debutante Ball

    Places often provide us a safe haven from outside forces that cause us pain. That's what Lincoln Hills, an African American resort community in Gilpin County, gave African Americans in Denver. At Hands On Heritage, watch Colorado Stories actress Lonnie McCabe delve into the difficulties of life as a young African American girl growing up in 1940s segregated Denver and the freedom and joy of Lincoln Hills, where SHF has funded rehab projects at Winks Lodge, a historic hotel in the resort.

    On the 2012 list of America's Most Endangered Historic Places: Sweet Auburn Historic District in Atlanta. This historically African American commercial area is threatened by inappropriate development.