Nzingha Masani tells her friend, Noah Hairston, about receiving her name at an African naming... more.
Nzingha Masani tells her friend, Noah Hairston, about receiving her name at an African naming ceremony.
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Patricia Adams tells her friend Louisa Stephens about traveling in the South during segregation.
Kathy Dean Evans remembers the night Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated.
Kathy Dean Evans remembers the night Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated.
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Dorothy Glinton tells her son, Sonari, about becoming a manager at Ford Motor Plant in... more.
Dorothy Glinton tells her son, Sonari, about becoming a manager at Ford Motor Plant in Chicago.
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Charlie Morris (L) remembers his brother's death in 1939, with his cousin Sylvester Lewis (R).
Charlie Morris (L) remembers his brother's death in 1939, with his cousin Sylvester Lewis (R).
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Ricardo Pitts-Wiley tells his son Jonathan about a year that shaped his life.
Ricardo Pitts-Wiley tells his son Jonathan about a year that shaped his life.
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Bernard Holyfield (R) tells his friend Charles Barlow (L) about a painful memory from his... more.
Bernard Holyfield (R) tells his friend Charles Barlow (L) about a painful memory from his childhood in the 1960s.
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Rebia Mixon-Clay remembers her late husband, Frank Mixon.
Rebia Mixon-Clay remembers her late husband, Frank Mixon.
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Reverend George Turks, Jr. remembers witnessing the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike as a teenager.... more.
Reverend George Turks, Jr. remembers witnessing the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike as a teenager. Click here to see a photo ...
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Ella Owens (L) tells her daughter, Lynn Reed, about participating in a march during the... more.
Ella Owens (L) tells her daughter, Lynn Reed, about participating in a march during the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike.
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Donald Taylor tells his son Cheo about falling in love with Cheo's mother, Doris.
Donald Taylor tells his son Cheo about falling in love with Cheo's mother, Doris.
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Carl McNair remembers his brother, Ronald McNair, who was one of the astronauts killed aboard... more.
Carl McNair remembers his brother, Ronald McNair, who was one of the astronauts killed aboard the space shuttle Challenger on ...
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Mamie Todd (R) tells her daughter, Ann Todd Jealous (L), and grandson, Benjamin Todd Jealous,... more.
Mamie Todd (R) tells her daughter, Ann Todd Jealous (L), and grandson, Benjamin Todd Jealous, about demanding supplies from the ...
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Reginald Mason remembers growing up in Harlem with his mother during the 1970s.
Reginald Mason remembers growing up in Harlem with his mother during the 1970s.
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Master quilter Geraldine Nash (R) talks to her former math teacher, Gustina Atlas, who... more.
Master quilter Geraldine Nash (R) talks to her former math teacher, Gustina Atlas, who is now her quilting student, about ...
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Clayton Hall Jr. tells his daughter, Breana, about his first day as a cadet at... more.
Clayton Hall Jr. tells his daughter, Breana, about his first day as a cadet at the Virginia Military Institute.
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Jerry Johnson interviews his mother, Carrie Conley, about raising six children as a single mother.
Jerry Johnson interviews his mother, Carrie Conley, about raising six children as a single mother.
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John W. Taylor, Jr. talks about how New Orleans has changed since Hurricane Katrina.
John W. Taylor, Jr. talks about how New Orleans has changed since Hurricane Katrina.
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Wil Smith tells his daughter, Olivia, about being a single dad in college.
Wil Smith tells his daughter, Olivia, about being a single dad in college.
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