About Us

Mission

The mission of the Black Archives of Mid-America in Kansas City, Inc. is to collect, preserve and make available to the public materials documenting the social, economic, political and cultural histories of persons of African American descent in the central United States, with particular emphasis in the Kansas City, Missouri region. Black Archives of Mid-America is an educational resource and provides access to its collections for research, exhibition and publication to honor our community heritage and to catalyze public awareness.

Location

1722 E. 17th Terrace
Kansas City, MO 64108

Hours of Operation

Tuesday through Thursday 10am-4pm
Monday and Friday by Appointment
Researchers please call ahead. Office Phone: (816) 221-1600