A Black History Moment: Alonzo F. Herndon and the founding of Atlanta Life Insurance Company

    Alonzo F. Herndon   I seek a historical model or an example of black business and achievement to share.  I’m particularly focused on black business because I believe that business formation and economic development are the keys for the development of the African-American community.  This is the reason behind the series of posts … Continue reading

Black History Moment: Archie A. Alexander

     Archie A. Alexander (May 14, 1888-January 4, 1958) Consulting Engineer: Alexander & Higbee, A.A. Alexander, Inc. and Alexander & Repass; governor of the Virgin Islands of the United States.   I like to focus on different aspects of black history when recounting historical events.  Normally, any discussion of black history is replete with … Continue reading