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Ohio.com - Black History Month 2014

Posted on February 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)

 

For Black History Month, you may want to research your family history by going through your old photo albums to know who your ancestors were and what they may have looked like.

African American family members who know a great deal about their family genealogy, are true historians. As a AA researcher you will find that resources and documentation for African Americans are scarce due to the history being thrown away or destroyed. To preserve the history, there is information ...

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P. B. S. Pinchback

Posted on July 13, 2011 at 1:47 PM Comments comments (2)

SUBMITTED BY: Alexander Graham

P. B. S. Pinchback
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

• P. B. S. Pinchback

The first African-American governor was from LA. shortly after the civil war. 

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Oldest Black Church in Akron, OH

Posted on July 13, 2011 at 1:44 PM Comments comments (4)

 This photographs below were taken in 1928, and came from the collection of Charlotte Riley Steel. The Wesly Temple A.M.E. Zion Church and its Congreation was once one of the Largest Black Chuches in Akron, Ohio and  now the Oldest Black church thats still in existance today.

 The photograph had to be taken in several shots to view on this site, because it was to large to scan...

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George Washinton Carver State Park

Posted on July 13, 2011 at 1:42 PM Comments comments (0)

 George Washington Carver State Park

Submitted by: Charles Atkinson, George Washinton Carver State Park was the First  Negro State Park in Georgia, and that, January 5,is George Washington Carver Recognition Day. *This information is derived from the website of The Georgia State  Parks and Historic Sites, written by Billy Townsend, State of Georgia Chief Historian (ret). Although Georgia has the oldes...

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OPOAA featured on The Mortician Journal

Posted on March 29, 2010 at 10:43 PM Comments comments (1)

The Mortician Journal

March / April

2010

OPOAA  is featured on this site!

 Article written by William White

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THE DEATH OF BLACK AMERICA -THE BOOK

Posted on August 14, 2007 at 11:45 PM Comments comments (2)

OPOAA, does it again,

Author Eran Reya,

of the book entitled THE DEATH OF BLACK AMERICA, has credited OLD PHOTOGRAPHS OF AFRICAN AMERICANS- UNKNOWN FACES, for the use of one of our photographs, (African American Family), which made the cover.

The Death of Black America

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OPOAA FEATURED IN MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

Posted on November 23, 2006 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (0)

We would like to thank FreeWebs for featuring us in its Member Spotlight

Today's Feature

Member Spotlight

 

Do You Know This Woman?

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OPOAA Photographs Featured by Screenwriter Claudia Adams

Posted on October 31, 2006 at 12:31 AM Comments comments (2)

Dear OPOAA,
I am a television/screenwriter/playwright who has specialized in the African American experience.  My credentials include the 1985 "Who Said It's Fair" two part episode of "Cagney & Lacey" that was nominated for numerous Beverly Hills NAACP Image Awards for its portrayal of blacks in the entertainment industry. It also won an Emmy for the writing.  

My play, "Police Officers' Wives" was produced at the Ventura Court Theatre in 1997 and was nominated ...

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TALK ABOUT ANY OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS VIEWED ON OPOAA

Posted on October 14, 2006 at 11:34 PM Comments comments (1)
POST ANY COMMENT YOU HAVE ABOUT ANY PHOTOGRAPH YOU HAVE SEEN ON OPOAA. MAYBE SOMEONE CAN IDENTIFY A FEW OF OUR PHOTOGRAPHS!!!!

Waxed Juices

Posted on April 15, 2006 at 6:23 PM Comments comments (0)

Submission of the day, sent in by: Dsumler1,

 Waxed Juices

I recall when i was a little girl buying little waxed juices figures some of them came in solider men and other figure they were so good i got a kick out of eating the wax.

Thanks D, I surely do remember, will post it on the Time to Remember page.


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