Resources on African American Inventors •
American Inventors A to Z A to Z entries
for individual African American inventors - biography, major inventions,
American Inventors An extensive
list of African Americans inventors holding patents listed by name, patent
number, and date - hundreds of African American inventors listed, however,
without the biographical information of the listings above.
of Innovation - Written For Students Many familiar
African American inventors are highlighted in this article along with a
background history on the struggles of black inventors.
Origins of Black History Month What we now
call Black History Month was originated in 1926 by Carter Godwin Woodson
as Negro History Week.