Delta Sigma Theta and Others Visit Fort Mose

Couples, families, and groups were out last Saturday to learn about Fort Mose’s (pronounced Mo’say) history. Attendance was diverse in age, gender, and ethnicity. Pictured is the Palm Coast Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, youth that accompanied them, and a few re-enactors from the day’s event. More on Fort Mose Historic State Park coming … More Delta Sigma Theta and Others Visit Fort Mose

Flight to Freedom: Fort Mose Historic Park

Heading to St. Augustine Florida this week. Going to cover the annual “Flight to Freedom” event at Fort Mose Historic Park. The Fort Mose Historical Society will host daily events beginning Thursday Feb 7, concluding Saturday Feb 9 I am currently reading “Fort Mose And The Story of The Man Who Built The First Free … More Flight to Freedom: Fort Mose Historic Park

Michael Rosato’s Cambridge (Maryland) African American Heritage Mural

The African American Heritage Mural is located at the corner of Maryland Avenue and Route 50 in Cambridge, Maryland.  View this post on Instagram Oooo I didn’t plan to capture this beauty today. I saw photos of it about a year ago, circulating online after its unveiling. But when it appeared to the right of … More Michael Rosato’s Cambridge (Maryland) African American Heritage Mural

Just Added to Cultural & Natural Resource Directory: Harriet Tubman National Historical Park

Picture via nps.gov Deanna Mitchell was one of the speakers at this year’s Black History Month event held at the Department of the Interior. It was there that it was announced she had been named Superintendent of Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park. added Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park to our Cultural … More Just Added to Cultural & Natural Resource Directory: Harriet Tubman National Historical Park

Event (Washington DC) Rock Creek Park – February

Event (Washington, DC) Rock Creek Park – Nature Center. Every Saturday & Sunday, 4 PM, throughout the month of February. Under African Skies “Discover African star stories while exploring constellations of the Southern Hemisphere. Listen to ‘Follow the Drinking Gourd’, a folk song about escaping slavery, and trace the song’s possible hidden meanings