Upcoming Classes
Feb. 4, 6:00 PM
Main Library
Feb. 8, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sissonville Branch Library
Feb. 12, 10:30 AM
Riverside Public Library
Feb. 12, 3:30 PM
Cross Lanes Branch Library
Feb. 15, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Sissonville Branch Library
More Events ≈
Homework Help
Charleston, WV
Black Past by James Randall
A photographic essay on the Black community before urban renewal.
Read More ≈
The way we were : Garnet High School, 1900-1956
Now an adult education center, Garnet began its history as the African American high school for Charleston in 1900.
Learn More ≈
WV Archive online photo collection
In 2014 the Archives put up a Black History exhibit with many pictures from their Randall Collection.
Learn More ≈
From the grove to the stars : West Virginia State College (1891-1991)
A land grant college & historically Black college, State has a rich history including ties to the Tuskegee Airmen.
Read More ≈
West Virginia
WV Encyclopedia's articles on African American History
This is an initial search of essays in the Encyclopedia on the state's African American History
Learn More ≈
WVU Historical Photographs Onview
A search for historic African American photos from across WV.
Learn More ≈