Article titled Harlem Candle Company

Harlem Candle Company

Founded in 2014 by lifestyle maven Teri Johnson, the Harlem Candle Company manifested from her passion for scents, jazz music and the historically Black community in the Manhattan borough of New York City.  Originating in her own kitchen, her busi... Continue Reading
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Creole Heritage Folklife Center

The Creole Heritage Folklife Center is located at 1113 West Vine Street in Opelousas, Louisiana.  It seeks to educate the public about the traditional ways of life of African-Americans in their region from the 1900s until the 1950s.  It a... Continue Reading
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Papa Rozier Farms

Located at 96 Knickerbocker Avenue in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, Papa Rozier Farms opened its store doors in 2018.  Haitian American siblings Rubens Amedee and Fredeline “Freddie” Amedee-Benjamin created the boutique store as o... Continue Reading
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Soul Fire Farm

Located at 1972 NY-2 in Petersburg, New York, Soul Fire Farm is unique in its vision, mission and work.  Soul Fire Farm, as per its website, is “an Afro-Indigenous centered community farm committed to uprooting racism and seeding sovereignty in ... Continue Reading
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Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum

Located at 1311 Kapiolani Boulevard, Suite 203 in Honolulu, Hawaii, the mission of the forthcoming Obama Hawaiian Africana Museum (OHAM), as per its website, is “to preserve, perpetuate & promote the contributions about Africana early settler... Continue Reading
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The Tubman Museum

Named in tribute to the incredible African-American abolitionist and activist Harriet Tubman, the Tubman Museum opened the doors of its latest facility to the public in 2015.  Dedicated to collecting, preserving and promoting African-American ... Continue Reading
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Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site

The Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site, comprised of six buildings, is located at East Leigh Street and North 2nd Street in Richmond, Virginia.  Situated in the historic Jackson Ward neighborhood, it, according to the National Park Servic... Continue Reading
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Ritz Theatre and Museum

Located at 829 North Davis Street in downtown Jacksonville, Florida, the Ritz Theatre and Museum is the city’s premier venue for African-American arts.  Situated in the La Villa neighborhood, historically populated by African-Americans, it was c... Continue Reading