• 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

Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 3:00pm

"Something To Talk About"
Poetry Reading/Book Signing featuring Natasha Ria El-Scari
Saturday, August 27th 3:00pm-5:00pm
The Black Archives of Mid-America
1722 E. 17th Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64108

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