Picturing Black History

Photographs and stories that changed the world

A collaboration of     and    

Damarius Johnson

Damarius Johnson is a third-year doctoral student in Department of History at The Ohio State University and a PBH Managing Editor.



Listen to Damarius discuss Black history and his essays.

Content by Damarius Johnson

Carter Godwin Woodson

Known as “The Father of Black History,” Carter Godwin Woodson (1875-1950) co-founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASALH) in 1915