www.usinfo.state.gov/usa/blackhis/ - U.S. Department of State – International Information Programs – Gateway To African American history – includes relevant current policies and facts, and publications on historical episodes e.g. The Amistad Revolt, The Civil Rights Movement…
http://www.learnquebec.ca/en/content/curriculum/social_sciences/features/bhr/hbhmcan.html Good web site on various web sources!!!!!
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/blackhistory/index.html good resource
http://www.learnquebec.ca/en/content/curriculum/social_sciences/features/missingpages/ quebec web page with some good material on military and post war rights
http://www.focusmm.com/morocco/mo_musmn.htm Includes information and clips about Moroccan music.
Highlights the music of the
Tuareg people of the Sahara, and includes music clips.
http://www.music.org.za/ A modern music site for South African musicians, many of whom base their music on traditional sound.
http://www.pbs.org /africa/explore/southern /southern_music_lo. html
http://www.africaonline .com:80/search/search .jsp?a=v& objectid =14915&search String=music +tanzania& languageid=1 Gives an overview of Tanzanian music.
http://www.pbs.org/ africa /explore/swahili/swahili_ music_lo.ht ml Includes information and sample clips of music from the East coast of Africa.
http://www .africaonline .com:80/search/ search.jsp?a=v&objectid =32042& searchString= MUSIC&languageid=1 Gives an overview of the music of Ghana.
http://www.pbs .org/africa/ explore/sahel/sahel_musi c_lo.html Includes music information and clips from the Dogon people of the western Sahel.
http://www.samite.com/ is the web site of a Ugandan musician and composer, it includes clips and quotes from the musician.
http://www.pbs.org/africa/ explore/greatlakes/ greatlakes_music _lo.html
http://cti.itc.virginia.edu/~bcr/studentwork/jones/shell.html on African masks and art
North American Slave Narratives, Beginnings to 1920
http://education.ucdavis.edu/NEW/STC/lesson/socstud/railroad/contents.htm Although this page is no longer updated, it still has a lot of useful links to primary resources regarding the Underground Railway in the United States.
http://www.whitepinepictures.com/seeds/i/5/history1.html Web site devoted to Mary Ann Shad
Colonialism and African Nationalism
North American Civil Rights
www.nhmccd.edu/contracts/lrc/kc/decades50.html - Kingwood College Library, American Cultural History – 1950-1959 – This site includes links and descriptions of important historic/cultural events e.g. 1955 Rosa Parks, 1956 Dr. James Salk (polio vaccine) and links
African American Culture
http://www.multiculturalcanada.ca/Encyclopedia/A-Z/a16 Good encyclopaedia article on the African Canadian experience
http://rvh.socialwork.dal.ca/04%20Community%20Profiles/Halifax/profile2006hfx.html#pg6 community profiles of black communities
http://www.ourroots.ca/toc.aspx?id=8189&qryID=d71170d3-2bc5-4a04-8b56-989e048e4ce3 black churches ib nova scotia
http://www.yorku.ca/aconline/index.html Good web site about contribution of blacks to Canadian culture