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The sites shown under Resource Links were instrumental in helping us to update some of the biographical profiles of African Americans featured on this site. The other links, categorized by topic, are additional resources you may wish to access.

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Arthur R. Ashe Jr.
CNN-Sports Illustrated:

Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong
Armstrong 101, an educational publication produced by Jazz at Lincoln Center:
Jazz: A Film by Ken Burns:
Sony Music biography site:

Mary McLeod Bethune
Bethune-Cookman College Web site:

Ralph Bunche
Nobel e-Museum:

Cabell "Cab" Calloway III
Jazz Profiles from NPR: Cab Calloway; produced by Dan Gediman; Written by David Ossman:

George Washington Carver
Mitchell C. Brown, The Faces of Science: African American's in the Sciences:

Rita Dove

Charles Drew, M.D
Mitchell C. Brown: The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences:

John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie
Jazz: A Film by Ken Burns:
Wheatley Aycock's Dizzy Gillespie Homepage:

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The King Center:

Mary Eliza Mahoney
From The American Nurses Association Hall of Fame:

Isaac Murphy
National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame:
The African American Registry(®):

Jesse Owens
The Jesse Owens Foundation:
The Official Jesse Owens Web Site:

Jackie Robinson
The Jackie Robinson Foundation:

Arthur Alfonso Schomburg
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture:

Sojourner Truth
Women in History: Living vignettes of notable women from U.S. History

Harriet Tubman
The Harriet Tubman Home Web site:

Daniel Hale Williams
Mitchell Brown: The Faces of Science: African-Americans in the Sciences
The Black Inventor Online Museum

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American Civil Liberties Union

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and The King Center

The National Conference for Community and Justice

National Urban League

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African American Heritage Preservation Foundation

Association for the Study of African American Life and History

Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA

National Association of African American Studies

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Smithsonian Institute of African American History and Culture

U.S. Department of State Gateway to African American History

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Culture, Arts & Entertainment

Archives of African American Music and Culture (AAAMC)

Association of African American Museums

Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame

Black Voices

National Black Theater Festival

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African American Health Network

Black Women's Health Imperative

BlackWomens Health Online

The Minority Health Network

The Office of Minority Health

National Black Child Development Institute

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Industry & Business

African American Business Link

African American Business Resources

American Association for Affirmative Action

African American Newspapers

Black Banks

Black Enterprise

Black Insurance Companies

Black Investment Firms

Finance and the African American Family

The National Black Women's Networking Alliance

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African American News and Issues

African Studies Internet Resources

DiversityWeb - A Resource Hub for Higher Education

The Historically Black College and University Website

The National Black Graduate Student Association

National Education Association

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Military & Government

African National Congress

The California Legislative Black Caucus

The National Political Congress of Black Women

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Black Baseball - History of the Negro Leagues

Negro League Baseball

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