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|Welcome to this site about
the Black experience in Illinois. We are on a mission to identify all relevant content in
cyberspace, county by county, covering all aspects of life and history. The result is a a
compilation of online content: a webliography. This edition covers 101 of the 102 counties
in Illinois. By fall 2011 well be adding Cook County and Chicago. We welcome
comments and criticism as we build on our collective intelligence.
What can you do with it?
Research the Black experience in Illinois
Connect Black communities to each other
Be better librarians, media professionals, teachers, politicians, business people ministers, and parents
Plan travel and sightseeing
Develop your own archives and memory sites
Not from Illinois? Take this model and do your own state!
Where to start?
|Coalition of Black Trade Unionists|