Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site Study Act of 2000 report (to accompany H.R. 3201). by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

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  • Historic sites -- Law and legislation -- Washington (D.C.),
  • Carter G. Woodson Home Historic Site (Washington, D.C.)

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SeriesReport / 106th Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 106-322.
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL17596148M
OCLC/WorldCa45003682

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Before Dr. Carter G. Woodson, there was very little accurate written history about the lives and experiences of Americans of African descent. Today a National Historic Site, Dr. Woodson’s home served as the headquarters for the Association for the Study of African American Life and History.

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The Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site, located in Washington, D.C., served as the home of the “Father of Black History,” Dr. Carter G. Woodson from until his death in Carter Godwin Woodson was born on Decem in New Canton, Virginia to parents that had been enslaved.

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Portrait of Dr. Carter G. Woodson, ca. Scurlock Studio Records Archives Center NMAH, Smithsonian Institution. Woodson's Early Life Born on Decem in New Canton, Virginia, Carter Godwin Woodson was the fourth of nine children born to parents who had been enslaved.

Carter Godwin Woodson (Decem – April 3, ) was an American historian, author, journalist, and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and was one of the first scholars to study the history of the African diaspora, including African-American history.A founder of The Journal of Negro History inWoodson has been called the "father of.

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Woodson, Carter G. Carter G. Woodson, statue in Huntington, Youngamerican Of a poor family, Woodson supported himself by working in the coal mines of Kentucky and was thus unable to enroll in high school until he was After graduating in less than two years, he taught high school, wrote articles, studied at home and abroad, and received his Ph.D.

from Harvard University (). “The Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site Study Act ofH.R.to restore the Carter G. Woodson historic site, was one of my first construction bills enacted into law upon being elected to Congress,” Norton said. Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site, Washington D.

K likes. Welcome to the official Facebook page of the Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site, administered by the National 5/5(7). He earned his doctorate from Harvard University and went on to serve as dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at Howard University.

As the nation’s first professionally trained historian of African descent, Woodson institutionalized the study of African American history, and from his home in the heart of Washington, D.C.’s Shaw neighborhood, he directed the operations of his organization.

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Domenici, from the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, submitted the following. As the principal investigator for the Carter G. Woodson Home, NHS, he completed the historic resource study titled "Willing to Sacrifice: Carter G. Woodson, the Father of Black History, and the Carter G.

Woodson Home" (Washington, D.C., National Park Service, ). He has written numerous books on black history throughout his s: 7. Carter G. Woodson has 46 books on Goodreads with ratings. Carter G. Woodson’s most popular book is The Mis-Education of the Negro.

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On Thursdays and Saturdays, one can take an interpretive tour of the Woodson Home for 45 minutes with excellent rangers. Typically speaking, the primary function of national historic sites like the WoodsonFile Size: 1MB.

Credited with establishing Negro History Week (forerunner to Black History Month) inDr. Carter G. Woodson spent most of his life gathering an accurate written history of the African experience in America, and his home was the headquarters for the Association for the Study of African American Life and History.

Today, the Dr. Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site in Washington, D. Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site Study Act: Senate passed H.R.to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating the Carter G. Schedule a special tour of the Carter G.

Woodson Home NHS during National Park Week. Ap 22 Please call () to make a reservation. Tour size limited to 20 people. Opening weekends Memorial Day to Labor Day. See website for reservation information starting April   Carter G. Woodson (Decem –April 3, ) is known as the father of black history and black studies.

He worked tirelessly to establish the field of African-American history in the early s, founding the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History and its son of two former slaves, he rose from modest origins to become the respected and groundbreaking Author: Lisa Vox.

ASALH views the promotion of Black History Month as one of the most important components of advancing n’s legacy. In honor of all the work that Dr. Carter G. Woodson has done to promote the study of African American History, an ornament of Woodson hangs on the White House’s Christmas tree each year.

Northwest, Washington, D.C. ( miles from Carter G Woodson Home National Historic Site) Birdhouse Bed and Breakfast is located in the historic neighborhood of Ledroit Park in Washington, DC. There are five guest rooms, four bathrooms and two accessory-family apartments.

Carter G. Woodson House, Ninth Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC Other Title Carter G. Woodson National Historic Site Contributor Names Historic American Buildings Survey, creator Historic American Buildings Survey Historic American Buildings Survey Arzola, Robert R, project manager National Capital Regional Office Author: Historic American Building Survey.

Carter G. Woodson's constructive critique of the how the education system in America plays a pivotal role in ensuring African-Americans' dependence on white America.

This is not book of protest. In fact, Mr. Woodson proposes that, "One should rely upon protest only when it is supported by a constructive program".Reviews: 6. Carter G. Woodson Home; Special Resource Study Paperback – J by National Park Service (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback, J "Please retry" $ $ Author: National Park Service. Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site (Y,M,O,T) Carter Godwin Woodson was an African-American historian, author, journalist and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History.

The website offers historical information about Carter Godwin Woodson for those who cannot visit in person. Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site: H.R.to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to study the suitability and feasibility of designating the Carter G.

Woodson Home in the. Title Carter Godwin Woodson papers, Summary Papers of prominent African Americans, correspondence, writings, research files, business records, and other papers relating to Woodson's leadership of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH) and to scholarship and publishing in the field of African and African-American history.

In addition, a medallion for these books was introduced in Each year, three books, one elementary (K-6), one middle () and one secondary (), will receive the Carter G. Woodson Book Award and three outstanding runner-up books will be designated as Carter G.

Woodson Honor Books. Media in category "Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site" The following 16 files are in this category, out of 16 total. Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site (3fc3a3acdcd9cf56).jpg 5, × 3,; MBHeritage designation: National Historic Landmark.

Guide to the Microfilm Edition of Papers of Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History,Bethesda, Md., This arrangement is retained, and except for a few changes resulting from the rehousing of the collection by the Library and the addition of a Miscellany series and other items not present in theFile Size: KB.

Looking for books by Carter G. Woodson. See all books authored by Carter G. Woodson, including The Mis-Education of the Negro, and The Education of the Negro Prior to A History of the Education of the Colored People of the United States from the Beginning of Slavery to the Civil War, and more on The Carter G.

Woodson Book Award was established in by the National Council for the Social Studies for the most distinguished social science books appropriate for young readers that depict ethnicity in the United States. Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site Study Act of [microform]: report (to accompany H.R.

Buffalo soldiers, protection of paleontological resources, Hibben Center, boundaries at Gunnison, Kris E [The Carter G. Woodson collection of Negro papers and related documents]. The funding would rehabilitate the historic Carter G. Woodson Home as a national tourist site and educational facility.

Norton has sponsored two bills to help make this home a historic site – the Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site Study Act of and the Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site Act of “The Carter Woodson Home actually came into the National Park Service 10 years ago inwhen it was established as a National Historic site,” said Tara Morrison, superintendent of Carter G.

The petition form is available among the forms assembled on the Carter G. Woodson website. A filed petition is not to be understood as, or guaranteeing, an approval to enroll in an independent study.

Only one independent study can count toward the AAS major, the AAS minor, or the AS minor and it will count as an elective course. The Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Site is now one of more than national parks in our National Park System.

(This park is currently closed for restoration, but interpretive and education programs about this great American are available through the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site). Celebrating Carter G. Woodson. He was also one of the first scholars to focus on the study of African-American history, writing over a dozen books on the topic over the years.

The historian, scholar, and writer Carter G. Woodson created Negro History Week, the precursor to Black History Month, from his rowhouse in Washington, D.C.’s Shaw neighborhood in Now, the National Park Service (NPS) has completed the first of three phases for the building’s rehabilitation.Carter G.

Woodson was born Decem He was the son of formerly enslaved African Americans, James and Eliza Riddle Woodson. Woodson is known as an African American historian, author of over 27 books and articles, journalist and founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History.Directory Disclaimer.

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