Slave Family Here we present a dramatic image of Beaufort, South Carolina. Negro family representing several generations. All born on the plantation of J. Freedom for the slaves is coming soon. It was taken in 1862 by O'Sullivan, Timothy H.
“Black people did not "come to this country seeking a better life.” They were kidnapped from their homes in Africa, dragged in chains and loaded onto slave ships–treated not like human beings but like things, commodities to be traded and used to.
Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.
A little piece of history. Hard to believe it used to be like that.
Until the signs like these were common markers of legally enforced laws of racial segregation in America. Racial segregation in the United States as a general term, included physical separation and provision of separate facilities, services, and op