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Default Air Force Logo Special Observance: National African-American/Black History Month
Have you ever wondered why National African-American History Month is celebrated in February or what started it all? Referred to as "The Father of Black History," Carter G. Woodson paved the way and laid the foundation for what is now called National African-American History Month. It began in 1926 as "Negro History Week," a one-week celebration to
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