During the Black History Month of February, check out the articles in the Fall/Winter 2010 double issue of Nebraska History magazine discussing the history of African Americans in this state:
Introduction – David L. Bristow
Always on My Mind: Frederick Douglass’s Nebraska Sister – Tekla Ali Johnson, John R. Wunder, Abigail B. Anderson
“A Double Mixture”: Equality and Economy in the Integration of Nebraska Schools, 1858-1883 – David J. Peavler Trowbridge
Lest We Forget: The Lynching of Will Brown, Omaha’s 1919 Race Riot – Orville D. Menard
The New Negro Movement in Lincoln, Nebraska – Jennifer Hildebrand
Postscript: Mocking the Klan – Deb Arenz
Nebraska History is available as a benefit of full membership in the NSHS or by subscription only. Both full members and subscription-only members receive four issues yearly of Nebraska History and Nebraska History News.