Celebrating Black History Month

Celebrating Black History Month

On this day, February 20th

Feb. 20, 1895 – Death of Frederick Douglass. Douglass was the leading black spokesman for almost 50 years. He was a major abolitionist, lecturer, and editor.

In honor of Black History Month, I plan to post wonderful memories, facts and historical accounts related to Black History.

#blackhistorymonth

Celebrating Black History Month

Celebrating Black History Month

On this day, February 19th

Feb. 19, 1919 – Pan-African Congress, organized by W.E.B. DuBois, met at the Grand Hotel, Paris. There were 57 delegates- -16 from the United States and 14 from Africa as well as others from 16 countries and colonies.

In honor of Black History Month, I plan to post wonderful memories, facts and historical accounts related to Black History.

#blackhistorymonth