Archives and Collections

“Celebrating Lives: A Glimpse At African-Americans in West Virginia,” WV Archives and History, over 100 photographs of African Americans from their collection.

“The Omar Project: Not a Simple Story.” Curated by Betty Rivard based on photographs taken in 1935 and 1938 as part of the Farm Security Administration Project.

“A Slave Ship Speaks: The Wreck of the Henrietta Marie.” Based on a physical exhibit developed at The Culture Center in 2000 with the help of Charles Minimah, of Heritage Towers.

“Mathew Brady – Biographical Note,” Library of Congress. Brady and his team photographed during the Civil War, and their collection includes photographs that were taken in what is now West Virginia.

“Storer College Digital Collection,” WV & Regional History Center, WVU Libraries. Includes finding aids.

“History on View, Photographs from the WV and Regional History Collection,” WVU Libraries. This links to the first of 678 hits in response to a search for “African American.”