Our American Story
Lonnie Bunch, museum director, historian, lecturer, and author, is proud to present A Page From Our American Story, a regular on-line series for Museum supporters. It showcases individuals and events in the African American experience, placing these stories in the context of a larger story — our American story.
Civil rights icon Reverend Dr. Joseph Echols Lowery's commitment to racial justice, social equality, and nonviolent protest transformed the fight against oppression around the world.Read More
Mary Eliza Church Terrell was a renowned educator and speaker who campaigned fearlessly for women’s suffrage and the social equality of African Americans.Read More