What secrets still are there to be discovered about the true history of African Americans in the New World? “America’s Untold Journey” chronicles the 450 year arc of little known continuous African American history beginning in 1565 in Spanish Florida and continuing to the present day. The story reveals startling untold facts about the importance of African-American involvement in the creation of our country and the role that they and their ancestors played in our history and ultimately the passing of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. From the founding of the first integrated settlement The first school where black children were taught to read and write. The creation of the Underground Railroad To the first middle class black neighborhood where white and blacks lived side by side and businesses prospered. These are just a few of the numerous accomplishments. Revisit the struggle for Civil Rights in 1964, as they reached a tipping point in St. Augustine and throughout America. And the dramatic stand against injustice that would reach all the way to Lyndon Johnson’s Oval Office.
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