The Bridges That Carried Us Over: Documenting Black History in California's Inland Empire
Society of American Archivists
archives, digital collections, oral histories, community engagement, collaborative initiatives, Inland Empire (Calif.), Riverside (Calif.), San Bernardino (Calif.)
This article discusses a community-based collaborative initiative to document Black history in Inland Southern California that details the process of working with the region’s Black community to conduct oral history interviews and digitize family historical materials to build an online digital archive that highlights the Black pioneers and leaders who have contributed significantly to the region’s development.
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Milenkiewicz, Eric, "The Bridges That Carried Us Over: Documenting Black History in California's Inland Empire" (2022). Library Faculty Publications & Presentations. 51.