Central Avenue was the hub for much of this period.
These national historic sites housed African American business and community organizations in the area, including the Lincoln Theater.
Jacksonville: American Beach Historic District American Beach near Jacksonville, Florida, was founded in 1935 by the Afro-American Life Insurance Company of Jacksonville as an oceanfront resort for African Americans.
It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.
This historically black neighborhood was originally founded in 1866 by former slaves.