• Wheatley-Provident Hospital
  • Twin Citians Social Club, 1948
  • Fire Station No. 11
The Black Archives of Mid-America serves to collect and preserve the history of African Americans in the Midwest. Our collections, educational programs, research services and special projects facilitate both scholarly inquiry and public understanding of African American history.

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 6:00pm

Know Your Rights Training featuring Mustafa Abdullah
Tuesday, August 30th, 6:00pm-8:00pm
The Black Archives of Mid-America
1722 E. 17th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64108

Monday, September 12, 2016 - 6:00am

Underground Watch Parties Kick Off!
Monday, September 12th, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Black Archives of Mid-America
1722 E. 17th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64108

Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 6:30pm

A Business Woman With God As Her Financier
Book Reading & Signing with Author, Shirley McDonald
Thursday, September 15th, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
The Black Archives of Mid-America
1722 E. 17th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64108