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Interview with Dr. Carmaletta Williams

Executive Director Carmaletta Williams spoke with Trevor Harris of the Recollection Agency recently about her experiences during the coronavirus epidemic.

"She talks about holding picture parties, interviewing the elders and being the art teacher for a pair of her instantly home-schooled grandsons."

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Explore Our Digital Gallery

Did you know that there are hundreds of historic images available online from the Black Archives collection? There are photos of famous persons, church groups, civil rights activists, athletes and more.

Notable collections include numerous photographs of the Alvin Ailey dance troupe, Buffalo Soldiers and the Tuskegee Airmen.