This video is an historical documentation of the business men and women in the Greenwood area of Tulsa Oklahoma spanning a quadrennium (1948 to 1952) who rebuilt from the ashes the Black Wall Street area.

The film is housed at the Smithsonian Museum of American History [Smithsonian Institution Research Information System (SIRIS)] and artifacts are at the Tuskegee University Archives.

We would like to preserve the names of the people in this film so that authentic names are archived along with the documentary.

If you recognize any family member featured in the slide show, please contact us so that we can add their names to this historic film. Please indicate slide number. Thank you.

There is no other moving pictures of the
rebuilding of the
Tulsa Oklahoma
Black Wall Street area available.

It depicts the tenacity, dedication and fortitude
of a people who would
not give up when the
chips were down.

H.M. Anderson Trust
c/o T. Anderson-Aduni
1611 S. Utica Ave, #109
Tulsa, OK.74104-4909
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❤"This was a beautiful and inspiring film about the true history of North Tulsa, where the African American people. The Black millionaires that inhabited the area."- Brenda Barre

👍"Flawless editing! Superb! A very important documentary. The love shines through.- Larry H.

😎"This can be shown in Tulsa Public Schools. - Marsha Campbell

🙂"Over all, very interesting and inspiring. - Unknown Viewer

😀"It was great to see all this footage and to focus on rebuilding our Black Wall Street" - Unknown Viewer

💋"Thank you very much for your hard work in bringing this film to light. Your commitment to resolving this issue shows through. You are making a hugh contribution." - Vera S.

Latest comments

31.10 | 16:16

Keep it going, Little Sis! You're covering all the bases of interest for our people. GREAT!

22.12 | 23:58

This is so helpful!❤️

12.12 | 05:36

For everyone, the basic element is the same. We call it love. We have no thought of attack or comparison or conflict when love is our guide.

12.12 | 05:35

What you are saying is that we have two inner voices, the Ego and the Holy Spirit? The quieter voice is recognized too seldom, thus chaos often reigns. Makes sense.

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