Our Legacy| Peigan Chief Bull Plume with rifle sitting on a chair on open prairie. Wearing traditional clothes.

Our Legacy| Peigan Chief Bull Plume with rifle sitting on a chair on open prairie. Wearing traditional clothes.

A true hero

A true hero

"Faith In Humanity Restored"- um how can Al Gore beating this woman out of the Nobel Peace Prize restore faith in humanity! My faith will be restored when people like this woman beat fame whores like Al Gore out of the Nobel Prize! Wake-up world!

Vivien T. Thomas (8/29/1910 - 11/26/1985) was unable to fulfill his childhood dream of becoming a doctor, but he worked 34 years as a research assistant to Dr. Alfred Blalock, Chief of Surgery at Vanderbilt and Johns Hopkins. Thomas devised the "blue baby" heart surgery credited to Blalock and Dr. Helen Taussig, and trained many surgeons. His autobiography Partners of the Heart was published shortly after his death and he has received many posthumous honors. #TodayInBlackHistory

Vivien T. Thomas (8/29/1910 - 11/26/1985) was unable to fulfill his childhood dream of becoming a doctor, but he worked 34 years as a research assistant to Dr. Alfred Blalock, Chief of Surgery at Vanderbilt and Johns Hopkins. Thomas devised the "blue baby" heart surgery credited to Blalock and Dr. Helen Taussig, and trained many surgeons. His autobiography Partners of the Heart was published shortly after his death and he has received many posthumous honors. #TodayInBlackHistory

CULVER CITY, CA - CIRCA 1935: Pianist Fats Waller poses with members of the Creole Dancing Revue aka Frank Sebastian's Cotton Club Cuties at Frank Sebastian's New Cotton Club circa 1935 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

CULVER CITY, CA - CIRCA 1935: Pianist Fats Waller poses with members of the Creole Dancing Revue aka Frank Sebastian's Cotton Club Cuties at Frank Sebastian's New Cotton Club circa 1935 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

1970s PYE stereo radiogram model: Cambridge1225. Our old stereo....huge.

1970s PYE stereo radiogram model: Cambridge1225. Our old stereo....huge.

Alex Haley, author of ROOTS, man, male, history, story teller, photography, black and white

Alex Haley, author of ROOTS, man, male, history, story teller, photography, black and white

1967 NBC NEWS SPECIAL REPORT: AFTER CIVIL RIGHTS...BLACK POWER!!

1967 NBC NEWS SPECIAL REPORT: AFTER CIVIL RIGHTS...BLACK POWER!!

The Honorable Thurgood Marshall (born Thoroughgood Marshall), American chief counsel to the NAACP, Solicitor General, & the 1st African American Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Before becoming a judge, he was a lawyer who was best known for his high success rate in arguing before the Supreme Court and for the victory in Brown v. Board of Ed. When he retired, he was reportedly unhappy about who George H. W. Bush might nominate in his place; it would later be Clarence Thomas…

The Honorable Thurgood Marshall (born Thoroughgood Marshall), American chief counsel to the NAACP, Solicitor General, & the 1st African American Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Before becoming a judge, he was a lawyer who was best known for his high success rate in arguing before the Supreme Court and for the victory in Brown v. Board of Ed. When he retired, he was reportedly unhappy about who George H. W. Bush might nominate in his place; it would later be Clarence Thomas…

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