African-Americans in WV

“6 times West Virginia was vital to the Civil Rights Movement” – WV Tourism

“West Virginia has been the centerpiece of several key events in African-American heritage– dating all the way back to before it was a state.”

Includes:  John Brown’s Raid; Williams v. Board of Education; Tuskegee Institute; The Niagara Movement; The Father of Black History; First Female African-American Legislator.

Explore WV Tourism’s “6 Times West Virginia was vital to the Civil Rights Movement” Website

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