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Women in the War Industry  Amanda Smith, an African-American woman employed in the Long Beach Plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company.  Between 1940 and 1944, approximately one million civilian African Americans entered the labor force; 600,000 of them were female. The proportion of black women in industrial occupations almost tripled during the war, rising from 6.5 to 18 percent. Los Angeles-area aircraft plants were among the first to offer them employment.  This woman worked at the Long…

Women in the War Industry-Amanda Smith, an African-American woman employed in the Long Beach Plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company- Between 1940 and approximately one million civilian African Americans entered the labor force; of them were female.

Women fire fighters, Pearl Harbor, 7th Dec 1941

Women fire fighters, Pearl Harbor, 7th Dec 1941

Women fire fighters, Pearl Harbor, Dec 1941 This was not taken during the attack on Pearl Harbor but was taken during a training exercise during WWII. One of the ladies confirmed that on Dec. 1941 she was in church when the attack happened.

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive: "Tuskegee Airmen" 332nd Fighter Group airmen at a briefing in Ramitelli, Italy. Foreground: Emile G. Clifton of San Francisco and Richard S. "Rip" Harder of Brooklyn. (Colorized Photo). March 1945.

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive: "Tuskegee Airmen" Fighter Group airmen at a briefing in Ramitelli, Italy. March Foreground: Emile G. Clifton of San Francisco and Richard S. "Rip" Harder of Brooklyn.

A beautiful lady. This is Selika Lazevski, a 19th century equestrian photographed by Felix Nadar in 1891. She was an écuyère who performed haute école - which means she was an equestrian who rode high school dressage in French circuses in the 19th century. She was photographed by Felix Nadar in 1891. More photos at (and photo credit belongs to) Ministère de la Culture (France) and http://vintageblackglamour....

Selika Lazevski, a century equestrian was photographed here by Felix Nadar in 1891 in Paris, France. She was an écuyère who performed haute école – which means she was an equestrian who rode high school dressage in French circuses in the century.

Ferry, Mississippi River, 1964. Photo by © Bob Adelman. Magnum Photos. - (unfathomable - the cultural history of separatism)

Ferry Mississippi River in 1964 Racial Segregation Black & White Vintage Race History Separation

Antique Photo African American Woman with Child Old Black History Americana. https://blackhistoryphotos.com/collections/vintage-1940-present-photos-african-american

Antique Photo African American Woman with Child Old Black History Americana

Description: An antique Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of a pretty African-American woman posing with a child in the very early Year: Original.

Vintage African American Antique Cabinet Photo Family

Vintage African American Antique Cabinet Photo Family

Antique cabinet photograph of a beautiful mother, dapper father and their 6 children. A lovely photograph, there is a noted crease through

Hellen Williams. The first women black super model.

Helen Williams, the first black supermodel and Vanessa Williams mother. polka dot dress shirt skirt in a full photo print ad model magazine

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