Digital Schomburg

Digital Schomburg

The New York Public Library Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Web site features Digital Schomburg — a collection of images and manuscripts relating to African-American history — as well as an online exhibitions page. Visitors to the site can learn about African-American women writers of the 19th century, the history of Harlem from 1900 to 1940, Malcolm X, and the African presence in the Americas from 1492 to 1992. The site also features selected video clips from the Louis Armstrong Jazz Oral History Project.