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New Resource: HistoryMakers

February 23, 2018
HistoryMakers

HistoryMakers is an extensive video oral history collection of prominent African Americans.

Online access to HistoryMakers is now available to the Rutgers community.

HistoryMakers is an extensive video oral history collection of prominent African Americans. Upon completion, it will include 5,000 interviews. Each interview is divided into several “stories,” video clips that describe a particular life event. The HistoryMakers are from all regions of the United States, were prominent in a wide variety of fields, and tell stories that span the twentieth century.