National Archives Celebrates Black History Month in February

WASHINGTON, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Archives will celebrate Black History Month in February with a special showing of the Emancipation Proclamation, an American Conversation with Henry Louis Gates, book talks, and films. These programs are free and open to the public. They will be held at the National Archives Building in Washington, D.C., located on Constitution Ave. between 7th and 9th Streets, NW, Washington, D.C. The Emancipation Proclamation! **February 12-16, 2009 - Featured Document Display: The Emancipation Proclamation** Thursday, February 12 through … [Read more...]