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Landmarks of Black History in West Virginia

Created by Jeffrey Webb on February 15th 2023, 2:50:45 pm.

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This digital story map of West Virginia includes twenty locations that are significant landmarks of African American history. Highlights of this educational resource include colleges and high schools that served Black communities during the era of segregation, statues to influential Americans such as historian Carter G. Woodson and mathematician Katherine Johnson, the monument to John Henry, and the site of the Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster.