Our Mission


The Afro-American Historical Association was founded in 1974 and is chartered by the New York State Department of Education. The primary mission of the Association is to preserve historical sources that pertain to Afro-Americans in Western New York and to promote research and scholarship that has to do with the life and history of Afro-Americans in New York State

The Afro-American Historical Association of the Niagara Frontier, Inc., is a community based not-for-profit corporation. Its programs are funded entirely from membership and subscription fees.

The Afro-American Historical Association,
P.O. Box 63 , Buffalo NY 14207