Carter G. Woodson
was second black to get doctorate at Harvard.
Carter G. Woodson was second black to get doctorate at Harvard.
Carter G. Woodson was second black to get doctorate at Harvard.

Tom Eblen: Creator of Black History Month grew up in Appalachia, was student at Berea College

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About Tom Eblen

Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.