I Remember, I Believe - July 08, 2009

The First Black President

Barack Obama 2008 Election poster

Erma Bridgewater of Champaign, Illinois was born in 1914.  She has lived through Jim Crow, participated in desegregation efforts in Champaign and helped elect the first African-American president of the United States of America.  She reflects on this historic time.


⇒ All Blog Entries


More on I Remember, I Believe

audio speaker playing sound

Audio

Explore and listen to I Remember, I Believe audio


outline of three people

Producers

Meet the people who produced this project


outline of a diamond

Partners

Meet our project partners