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The Negro Motorist Green Book

The Green Book 

Business Directory

The Negro Motorist Green Book, first published in 1936 by Harlem postal worker Victor Hugo Green, stands as a vital artifact of American African history. During the era of Jim Crow segregation and racial discrimination, this guidebook provided Black travelers with a comprehensive directory of safe accommodations, businesses, and services across the United States. It was a necessary resource that facilitated safe journeys and offered a glimmer of empowerment in the face of systemic racism, serving as a testament to the resilience and ingenuity of the Black community during challenging times.

Empower the Legacy, Amplify the Present: Join our mission to celebrate and support Black-owned businesses by registering your enterprise for free in our modern-day tribute to the historic Negro Motorist Green Book. Showcase your business, connect with a vibrant community, and be part of a directory that champions progress and prosperity. Dive into the past, shape the future – register now to proudly list your business and explore the thriving network of Black excellence!

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