Resources

Wings of Eagles Discovery Center

 

Featured Exibits:

Bessie Coleman (1893-1926)

The Tuskegee Airmen

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


The Tuskegee Airmen, one of the exhibits
honoring the African-American impact
in World War II at the Wings of Eagles
Discovery Center


Slavery Abolition Freedom

 

From the New York State Archives:

State Archive Website

Document Showcase: African American Citizen Action in the 20th Century -http://www.archives.nysed.gov/education/showcase/201207civilrights/index.shtml

African American Voting Rights -
http://www.archives.nysed.gov/education/showcase/201011afamvoting/index.shtml

Remembering World War 1 -
http://www.archives.nysed.gov/projects/wwi/topics.shtml

Throughout the Ages - Visual Document Resource -
http://iarchives.nysed.gov/Gallery/gallery.jsp?id=108&ss=EDU

Harlem Hellfighters, National Guard Muster Rolls -
http://iarchives.nysed.gov/dmsBlue/listCollections.jsp?id=68703




From the New York State Museum:

Screenshot of Emancipation Proclaimation WebsiteCivil War Graphic

Emancipation Proclamation -
http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/ep/

Civil War Exhibit and online materials -
http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/exhibits/special/CivilWar.cfm


From the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation

Underground Railroad Heritage Trail Banner

 

Underground Railroad - http://nysparks.com/historic-preservation/heritage-trails/underground-railroad/default.aspx