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*  Asian Americans in government and politics
... first African American, and first Asian American state attorney general in the United States. Other Asian-Americans serving in ... Scott is one-fourth Filipino and three-fourths African American, while Harris is one-half Indian and one-half African American ... "How Asian Americans Became Democrats". The American Prospect. Retrieved 2016-10-22. Jim Lobe, Asian-Americans lean toward Kerry ... In some areas where Asian Americans have large populations, Asian Americans have elected Asian American candidates at the city ...
*  York, South Carolina
African American, 0.8% Native American, 0.6% Asian, 3.65% from other races, and 2.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino ... "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. "US ... Over the next two decades, before the outbreak of the American Civil War, Yorkville's population swelled to 2,000. In 1860 a ... York is located approximately 27 miles (43 km) southwest of Charlotte, North Carolina and 13 miles (21 km) west of Rock Hill, ...
*  North Carolina State University
"African-American Cultural Center opens (1991)". Raleigh, NC. Retrieved January 5, 2012. [permanent dead link] "African American ... North Carolina State College enrolled its first African-American undergraduates, Ed Carson, Manuel Crockett, Irwin Holmes, and ... "New African American Cultural Center (1974)". Retrieved January 5, 2012. Historical State: History in Red and White; NCSU ... Witherspoon Student Center (A.K.A. Student Center Annex) houses an African American Cultural Center which has an art gallery ...
*  St. Francisville, Louisiana
African American, 0.29% Native American, 0.53% Asian, 0.06% from other races, and 0.88% from two or more races. Hispanic or ... At the end of the American Revolutionary War, Great Britain ceded what it called West Florida to Spain in 1783, as part of the ... This event is re-enacted every June during a three-day commemoration called "The Day the War Stopped." After the American Civil ... "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. "Saint Francisville." United States Postal Service. ...
*  Timeline of organized crime in Chicago
... threw stones at and drowned an African-American swimmer who had strayed into the segregated "White" area of a South Side beach ... 1892 - Born in this year, future North Side Gang leader Dion O'Banion was raised on Chicago's Near North Side, in "Little Hell ... Moran grew up on Chicago's North Side. He and another North Side Gang boss-to-be, Dion O'Banion, became childhood friends. ... after defecting to the North Side Gang. Some believe Zuta had even ordered the contract on Jake Lingle. Oct. 28, 1930 - North ...
*  Jefferson County, Mississippi
85.7% were Black or African American, 13.7% White, 0.2% Native American and 0.3% of two or more races. 0.4% were Hispanic or ... Black or African American, 0.08% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.02% from other races, and 0.24% from ... Within the United States, in 2009 rural Jefferson County had the highest percentage of African-Americans of any county. It was ... U.S. Highway 61 Mississippi Highway 28 Mississippi Highway 33 Claiborne County (north) Copiah County (northeast) Lincoln County ...
*  Troy, Alabama
Black or African American, 0.40% Native American, 3.36% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.78% from other races, and 1.38% from ... American country singer, songwriter and musician. Son of Hank Williams. Kid Rock, American singer, rapper, songwriter, musician ... John Lewis, American Civil Rights leader and U.S. Representative. William Lundy, claimed to be one of the last living ... At the outbreak of the American Civil War in 1861, the small village of Troy had a population of around 600. The 57th Alabama ...
*  Zebulon, North Carolina
African American, 0.57% Native American, 1.01% Asian, 4.00% from other races, and 1.01% from two or more races. Hispanic or ... Zebulon is located in the northeast central region of North Carolina, where the North American Piedmont and Atlantic Coastal ... NC 96 is a primary north-south highway through the town. It connects Zebulon to Rolesville to the north and Selma to the south ... The town was named after Zebulon Baird Vance, the Governor of North Carolina during the American Civil War. The first election ...
*  Harry Castlemon
He served in the Union Navy from 1862 to 1865, during the American Civil War, acting as the receiver and superintendent of coal ... "Oscar in Africa" ? "The Camp in the Foot-Hills", 1893 "Guy Harris, The Runaway", 1887 "A Ten Ton Cutter", 1897 "Carl the ... 1891). Serafin, Steven & Alfred Bendixen, Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature (Continuum International Publishing ... and English and American Authors (J.B. Lippincott & Co. ...
*  African trypanosomiasis
154-5 Schofield CJ, Kabayo JP (2008). "Trypanosomiasis vector control in Africa and Latin America". Parasit Vectors. 1 (1): 24 ... "East African Trypanosomiasis FAQs". Parasites - African Trypanosomiasis (also known as Sleeping Sickness). Centers for Disease ... "West African Trypanosomiasis FAQs". Parasites - African Trypanosomiasis (also known as Sleeping Sickness). Centers for Disease ... and LATEX/T b gambiense methods for serodiagnosis and surveillance of human African trypanosomiasis in West and Central Africa ...
*  African Americans
... (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or ... In 2010, 45% of African Americans owned their homes, compared to 67% of all Americans. The poverty rate among African Americans ... "African American" ethnic group category in 2010 for ethnic African Americans. Following lobbying led by the Arab American ... African-American history starts in the 16th century, with peoples from West Africa forcibly taken as slaves to Spanish America ...
*  Lists of African Americans
... first African-American mayors List of African-American leftists List of African-American abolitionists List of African-American ... African Americans in the United States Congress List of African-American jurists List of African-American United States ... disco List of African-American astronauts List of African-American inventors and scientists List of African-American ... African American portal Biography portal Lists portal Index of African American-related articles List of African-American ...
*  African Americans in Maryland
African-American portal Maryland portal Maryland Commission on African American History & Culture African Americans in Maryland ... African Americans in Maryland are residents of the state of Maryland who are of African-American ancestry. As of the 2010 U.S. ... which gave the vote to African Americans. The Civil War impacted the African Americans in Maryland in several ways with a few ... By the time of the American Civil War a bit more than 49% of African Americans in Maryland were free. Beginning in 1816, a new ...
*  African Americans in Mississippi
... are residents of the state of Mississippi who are of African-American ancestry. As of the 2010 ... List of African-American historic places in Mississippi Black History in Mississippi. ... African Americans were 37.4% of the state's population. Big K.R.I.T. - Rapper, record producer David Banner - Rapper, record ...
*  African Americans in Alabama
... are residents of the state of Alabama who are of African American ancestry. As of the 2010 U.S. ... Census, African Americans were 26.5% of the state's population, the majority of whom are descended from slaves of West and ... Central African descent. History of slavery in Alabama "Alabama QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau". Quickfacts.census.gov. ...
*  African Americans in Louisiana
... are residents of the state of Louisiana who are of African-American ancestry. Between 1723 and ... almost half of the African slaves came from the Congo. Before the American Civil War (1861 to 1865), African Americans ... Louisiana African American Heritage Trail History of slavery in Louisiana Creoles of color "Louisiana: most African diversity ... African Americans left Louisiana by the tens of thousands during the Great Migration in the first half of the 20th century, ...
*  African Americans in Florida
... are residents of the state of Florida who are of African American ancestry. As of the 2010 U.S. ... African Americans were 16.6% of the state's population. History of slavery in Florida List of African-American historic places ...
*  100 Greatest African Americans
... is a biographical dictionary of one hundred historically great Black Americans (in no particular ... "significance in the general progress of African-Americans toward full equality in the American social and political system" " ... cultural and economic status of African Americans" "personal achievement that reveals the best qualities of the African ... ISBN 978-1-57392-963-9. Asante, Molefi Kete (2002). 100 Greatest African Americans: A Biographical Encyclopedia. Prometheus ...
*  African Americans in California
Post-WWII, African Americans boosted its population enormously in California. The population of African Americans grew slowly ... Taylor, Quintard (2000-01-01). "African American Men in the American West, 1528-1990". The Annals of the American Academy of ... The African American Experience in the Western States". The Journal of African American History. 91 (1): 1-3. "Serious Erosion ... with only 21,645 African American residents in 1910 compared to two million white residents. African American residents of ...
*  African Americans in Tennessee
... arrived in North America via the Trans-Atlantic slave trade from West Africa. Early African American arrivals included those ... Currently, African Americans make up 13% of the legislature; all Black legislators are Democrats. No African American has ever ... Since 1860, Memphis' Shelby County has had the largest population of African Americans. Most of Tennessee's African Americans ... 2009-2015). Wharton had previously served as Shelby County's first African-American Mayor. As of 2012, African Americans make ...
*  African Americans in France
African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans, Afro-Americans) in France are a subgroup of the larger American ... African Americans, who are largely descended from Africans of the American colonial era, have lived and worked in France since ... In addition, the presence of newly arrived enclaves of blacks from many African and Caribbean nations offer African Americans ... African-American journalist William Gardner Smith who was also a novelist (e.g., Last of the Conquerors), who worked for the ...
*  Stereotypes of African Americans
African American portal Discrimination portal African characters in comics African-American representation in Hollywood Black ... and African-Americans (laziness). Studies show that the public dramatically overestimates the number of African Americans who ... found that media placed African-American men on a spectrum of good versus evil. This stereotype is that African Americans have ... A comprehensive examination of the restrictions imposed upon African-Americans in the United States of America through culture ...
*  African Americans in Ghana
As reported by Valerie Papaya Mann, president of the African American Association of Ghana, thousands of African Americans now ... from African Americans Ghana-United States relations Ghanaian American Immigration to Ghana Afro-American settlement in Africa ... The history of African Americans in Ghana goes back to individuals such as American civil rights activist and writer W. E. B. ... "Ghana and The Right to Abode For African Americans", ChickenBones. "Ghana's New Money", Time magazine, August 21, 2006 African- ...
*  African-American folktales
... are the storytelling and oral history of African-American culture. Many are unique, while others are ... African American Folktales. Greenwood Publishing Group. ISBN 978-0-313-36295-8. "Folktales , African-American Writers: A ... they focused on British and Anglo-American folktales due to them thinking African Americans had a poverty-stricken literary ... In general, most African-American Folktales fall into one of seven categories: tales of origin, tales of trickery and trouble, ...
*  African-American names
African American portal American names African-American culture Hispanic American naming customs List of most popular given ... African-American names are an integral part of the traditions of the African-American community. While many Black Americans use ... most African-American names closely resembled those used within European-American culture. Even within the White-American ... African American Cultural Recovery through African Name Acquisition and Usage" (PDF). Africology: The Journal of Pan African ...
*  African-American bookstores
... , also known as black bookstores, are bookstores owned and operated by African Americans. These ... Although they are a variety of African-American business, African American bookstores have often been closely tied to radical ... specialize in works by and about African Americans and their target customers are often African Americans. ... One of the earliest African-American bookstores to achieve national prominence was Lewis Michaux's National Memorial African ...