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    Mary Jane Patterson, the first African American Woman to graduate with a Bachelors Degree. She graduated from Oberlin College in 1862. Thank You for laying the foundation and setting the example by which millions of Black Women have followed.

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    "Mary Jane Patterson 1840 - 1894 Educator The first African American female to graduate from college." (via Bougie Black Girl Blog)

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+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Young African American Woman. circa 1915

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+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Absolutely stunning photograph of a young African American woman. The detail on her blouse is exquisite.

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African American cowboys my father is gone now but he would have enjoyed seeing this photo on the computer.

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