During the month of February, the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative celebrates Black History Month with many events and classes for all ages. Meet local African American authors, listen to traditional songs and stories, take a walking tour of historic Central Avenue, and more!
Want to learn more about the important contributions by African Americans to art, literature, sports, and pop culture? The library has many titles for your education and reading pleasure!
Black History in the Tampa Bay Area
These and more can be found in the Burgert Brothers Photographic Collection, a unique record of Tampa Bay spanning the late 1800s to the early 1960s.