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Breaking Racial Barriers: African Americans in the Harmon Foundation Collection
Online exhibit shows portraits of outstanding African Americans including George Washington Carver, Marian Anderson, Paul Robeson, and Thurgood Marshall along with a brief biography.
Provider: National Portrait Gallery
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Brown v. Board of Education Timeline
This downloadable timeline provides an overview of events from 1849-2003 related to the Brown v. Board of Education Supreme Court case.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Brown v. Board of Education: The Decision
Online exhibit highlighting the lawyers who argued for and against segregation in the Supreme Court, the arguments they used, and the importance of Chief Justice Earl Warren and the final decision in the Brown .v Board of Education case. The Decision: A Landmark in American Justice is the fifth section of the online exhibition entitled Separate is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education. Targets grades 6-12.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Brown v. Board of Education: Annotated Bibliography
Annotated bibliography from the exhibit Separate is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education. Includes links to online teacher materials and age-appropriate works of fiction and nonfiction for students and adults.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): All grades
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Brown v. Board of Education: The Legacy
Online exhibit examining the equal rights movements inspired by the landmark Brown v. Board of Education decision as well as the continuing struggles to bring equal opportunities to all Americans. Legacy: Achieving Equality is the sixth and final section of the online exhibition entitled Separate is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education. Targets grades 6-12.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Creativity & Resistance: Maroon Cultures in the Americas
Teacher’s Guide exploring the history and cultural traditions of Maroons (descendants of Africans who freed themselves from captivity in the Americas). Includes stories and objects from Colombia, French Guiana, Jamaica, Mexico, Surinam, and the United States.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): PreK–3, 4–8, 9–12, All grades
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Document Deep Dive: Rosa Parks's Arrest Record
Online primary source: the Montgomery, Alabama, Police Department report of Parks's 1955 arrest, annotated with comments by a Smithsonian curator.
Provider: Smithsonian Magazine
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12, General audience
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Document Deep Dive: The Heartfelt Friendship Between Jackie Robinson and Branch Rickey
Online primary source: a letter from Robinson to Rickey, the Brooklyn Dodgers general manager who signed him. Annotated with comments by Robinson biographer Jonathan Eig. 
Provider: Smithsonian Magazine
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12, General audience
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Dread History: The African Diaspora, Ethiopianism, and Rastafari
Discusses nationhood and pan-Africanism in the African Diaspora. Part of the Migrations in History online resource. Includes essay, glossary, image gallery, suggested further reading.
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Every Tone A Testimony: An African American Aural History
CD presents an aural history of African-American life and culture. Includes voices in music, oratory, poetry, and prose by African American musicians, writers, and activists. Includes 40-page booklet. CD available for purchase.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): 4–8, General audience
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