Discover the far-reaching influence of Africans throughout U.S. History. Find out how Africans influenced westward expansion, discover why Africans were enslaved & examine their dynamic struggle for freedom. Explore African-Americans' involvement in government, business, education, labor, law, the arts, science, and much more. Discover African-Americans' role in the Civil War. Learn about African-American' great contribution to U.S. education, government, arts, science and more.