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African-American history has played an integral role in the shaping of politics, economics, and culture in the United States. Growing up, how did you learn about the accomplishments and struggles of African Americans? Were you in a classroom? Reading a book? Talking with relatives or friends? How has your understanding or knowledge of African-American history changed and/or developed over time? What do you think is the most effective way to pass along this rich and growing history to future generations?
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Daryl Cromer

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I reside in Pacolet, S.C. in Spartanburg County and for the past 30 years have been an ...

Papa Jacob & Gran Ma Kate

Catrina

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Growing up on a one of the sea islands of Charleston SC, every road and family seems a ...

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Breona Cunningham

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I grew up in a small town in South Carolina. From the pyramids to the United States…my ...

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