Hampton is birthplace of black America, history enthusiast says

When you can reach as far back into the past as the city of Hampton, chances are that at least some people will sit up and take notice. But even in this old seaport town, not enough people are paying attention to the unsurpassed collection of nationally prominent African-American milestones that have taken place here over the past 400 years, says Hampton resident Calvin Pearson. Read more: Daily Press … [Read more...]