Various people have worked over the years to collect stories and artifacts regarding African American history in Huntington, West Virginia. This site seeks to gather that information in one place and make it available for all.

For more information, please check the African American History Research Guide or our University Special Collections

For additional information about this project, please contact
Dr. Kelli Johnson.


Browse the Black History in Huntington, WV Collections:


Oral Histories

Oral Histories – NPS AACR Civil Rights In Appalachia Grant



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