An academic or scholarly journal is a periodical publication in which scholarship relating to a particular academic discipline is published.
African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.
The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) is an organization dedicated to the study and appreciation of African-American History.
Carter Godwin Woodson (December 19, 1875April 3, 1950) was an American historian, author, journalist and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History.
History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation") is the study of the past as it is described in written documents.
Jesse Edward Moorland (September 10, 1863 – April 30, 1940) was an American minister, community executive, and civic leader.