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The HistoryMakers

This easy-to-use digital archive contains video oral interviews with African Americans about their lives and accomplishments. Its large and varied scope includes interviewees from across the USA, from a variety of fields, and with memories and histories stretching from the 1700s to the present.

Expand your knowledge of history with The HistoryMakers Digital Archive, the nation's largest African American video oral history collection. HistoryMakers offers a first-hand view into the lives and experiences of both well-known and unsung African Americans, providing a more complete understanding of the African American experience. You don't have to be a scholar or a researcher to enjoy access to this unique resource!