Thanks to the black man for Black history (Wonderful, lovely)

CARTER G. WOODSON

Charles G. Woodson, a black man, who was born in 1875 was

an African American writer, educator and historian. He graduated

high school in less than 2 years. Woodson was the dean of the

School of Liberal Arts at Howard University from

1919 to 1920 and what is now West Virginia State College

from 1920 to 1922.

           Carter Woodson established the Association for the

Study of Negro life and History, founded and edited the journal

of Negro History. WOodson also organized the first annual

Negro History Week which became Black History Month.

Further Carter Woodson founded the Negro History Bulletin.

          His Books are The Mis-education of the NEgro Prior to

1861, History of the Negro Church, and the Rural Negro.

Information credited to this site:

http://www.aaregistry.com/african_american_history/487/Carter_G_Woodson_committed_black_historian

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