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By Dr. Glen Bowman | The Daily Advance (Elizabeth, NC) 

Throughout its history, the institution now called Elizabeth City State University has brought in renowned commencement speakers — for example, W...

By Rob Christensen, newsobserver.com 

Thursday will be the anniversary of North Carolina Rep. George H. White's famous farewell speech to Congress - a speech filled with history and meaning unlike the...

By Bill Hand, Sun Journal Staff | Published: Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 17:24 PM.

This Thursday is the birthday of George H. White.

You may not know who he is, but you ought to. I do believe there is...

The George Henry White Pioneer Award was established by the Benjamin and Edith Spaulding Descendants Foundation to honor the legacy of, the late Congressman George Henry White (1852 -1918), who was a...

Originally published at www.capemaycountyherald.com

By Helen McCaffrey

COURT HOUSE – George Henry White was the last black Republican Representative in Congress elected after the Civil War and his term...

The 25th Annual Whitesboro Reunion Festival celebrated the establishment of Whitesboro, NJ, a town started by US Congressman George H. White.  During the event, a historical marker was unveiled honori...

His words shook the entire nation, prophetically declaring that African Americns would rise again from the oppression of segregation and disfranchisement, yet George Henry White's story has remained l...

As indicated by the pictures below, dated April 12, 2011, the George Henry White, NC Highway Historical Marker, in New Bern, NC, has been restored.

What we know that may have resulted in getting the si...

President Barack Obama

The maiden presentation of the award was presented to President Barack Obama at the biennial Spaulding family reunion on July 31, 2010 at 7:00 PM in the evening at the Hilton Nor...

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