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Berkeley Lab Marks African American History Month

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What started as Negro History Week in 1925 was expanded to a month in 1976. President Gerald Ford urged Americans to “seize the opportunity to honor the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area of endeavor throughout our history.” To mark African American History Month, Lab employees Steve Wilson, LaTonja Wright, and Edson Okwelum are featured.

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