Virginia governor Tim Kaine announces the launch of a project to digitize the records of the Virginia Freedmen’s Bureau outside the Black History and Culture Museum, in Richmond, on Thursday, July 9, 2009. The Virginia Freedmen’s Bureau is the earliest major compilation of information on the African-American community, including names, marriages, educational pursuits, work contracts, health care and legal services. Behind the governor (from left) are Virginia secretary of administration Viola Baskerville, Sen. Henry L. Marsh, III, D-Richmond, Dr. Maureen Elgersman Lee, executive director of the Black History and Culture Museum, and Ahmad Corbitt, of the Church of Latter-day Saints.
hi! my character is a black man converting to islam. hes engaged to another (black) muslim girl, although this isnt the reason hes converting. he sees it as the right path. is there anything specific i should keep in mind w a black muslim convert?