- Written by The Skanner
Established one year ago by University of Washington Professor Quintard Taylor and other volunteers, Black Past.org has emerged as one of the leading Web sites on the Internet on all aspects of African American history. The Web site presents history content to the general public in a highly interactive and accessible format. Our Web site of more than 2,000 pages is free and ungated, and is available every day of the year.
BlackPast.org was launched on Feb. 1, 2007; in that year over 455,000 people visited the Web site seeking information on African America. These visitors came from 104 nations around the world. In the first 50 days of 2008, BlackPast.org has generated 133,000 visits. ...