Black History

These articles celebrate Black History Month and the African Americans who have made an impact on our lives.

African-American Inventors star
Did you know it was an African-American man who invented the potato chip and the three light traffic signal? Check out my article this week to read about them and other African-American inventors.

African-American Women Inventors star
Did you know it was an African-American woman who invented the home security system complete with a camera and monitor in 1966? Read more about her and other African-American women who invented common household things we still use today.

Jim Crow Laws star
The Jim Crow laws was the moniker of the laws set in the southern states regarding segregation.

Wendell Scott star
Wendell Scott was the first African-American driver to join NASCAR and the first African-American to win a major race and be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

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