Letter from ASALH President

Dear ASALH Members and Friends: At the heart of Black History Month is the importance of education. ASALH’s annual theme for 2017, “The Crisis in Black Education,” is especially relevant today, given the heated...

Underground Railroad Conference

The National Park Service, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom (NTF) Program and the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference will co-host a conference in 2017, in honor of the grand opening of the Harriet...

Woodson Home

Dr. Carter G. Woodson directed ASALH’s operations from his home located at 1538 Ninth Street, NW, Washington, DC, from 1915 until his death in 1950, and ASALH was headquartered in the building until 1970....