Now that you have looked at Washington, D.C. through different lenses, you are invited to share your new insights about the character of our city. Please construct a web page depicting some noteworthy aspect of the nation's capital. You may focus on a building or on a person or group.
If you elect to highlight a building, provide the following information about the monument, university, school, religious gathering place, or cultural center of your choice:
If you focus on the contributions of a particular person or group, include:
If you elect to prepare an autobiographical web page, indicate your college and career plans. Also, describe a building that is meaningful to you. Your report is due by 4 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, 1998.
Ethnic Mosaic of the Quad Cities
Portrait of Black Chicago
Jefferson's Home: Monticello
Sources to Consult:
Academy of Achievement
The Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences
The Founders Digital Library
Maryland's African-American Heritage
Washington, D.C. Wards
D.C. Public Schools
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