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Anon., USA, 1957 B/W Snapshot, 3 ½ x 3 ½ ins. (9 x 9cm) © Fine Vernacular Photography
the recollections of a resident of Owen Sound, Ontario, an African American known as Old Man Henson... one of the very few books that documented the journey to Canada from the perspective of a person of African descent.
African American Women Chemists - Dr. Marie Maynard Daly the first African American woman to receive a PhD in chemistry in the United States.
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A found photo from Mark Glovsky's vernacular photography collection
Tina Campt’s new book, Image Matters, explores how Black Germans and Black Britons used vernacular photography to create forms of identity and belonging that challenged racist stereotypes.