Saturday, December 12, 2009

Billboard's Best of 2009

Click banner for the biggest hits, the brightest stars, the most iconic moments ... as BILLBOARD salutes the songs, albums and events that made 2009 one of the decade's most memorable years in music.

Billboard's Best of the 2000's

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From the monster-selling albums to the iconic new stars, the most blogged-about controversies to the most life-changing technologies, take a look back at the wild, unpredictable and unforgettable decade in music.

Monday, December 07, 2009

Thomas Walter & Violet Emma Dove Biscoe's NO POINT FARM in Dameron, Maryland

Purchased by my grandparents Thomas Walter and Violet Emma Dove Biscoe in the 1920's the 100-acre "No Point Farm" was one of the few farms owned by African Americans along St. Jeromes Neck Road in Dameron, Maryland.

Click the image to read my entire essay at the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) Memory Book.

A Page From African American Story - December 7, 1941 Heroes

Lonnie Bunch, museum director, historian, lecturer, and author, is proud to present A Page From Our American Story, a regular on-line series for Museum supporters. It will showcase individuals and events in the African American experience, placing these stories in the context of a larger story — our American story.

Click the banner to read the "December 7, 1941 Heroes" American Story.