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Author James Baldwin, a leading black writer and critic. | African American Registry

Author James Baldwin, a leading black writer and critic. | African American Registry

17 year old Leanna Archer turned a family recipe into an international company. Archer started a line of natural hair and body care products when she was nine years old. Her mother would make a hair pomade using natural ingredients from Haiti and a secret recipe passed down from her great-grandmother. Archer is now making history earning an annual revenue of more than 100,000 dollars per year.

17 year old Leanna Archer turned a family recipe into an international company. Archer started a line of natural hair and body care products when she was nine years old. Her mother would make a hair pomade using natural ingredients from Haiti and a secret recipe passed down from her great-grandmother. Archer is now making history earning an annual revenue of more than 100,000 dollars per year.

Black Women In History | 23 Amazing Black History Tumblrs

23 Amazing Black History Tumblrs

Major Margaret C. MacDonald (1873 -1948)  Margaret was appointed Matron-in-Chief of the Royal Canadian Medical Corps (Nursing Service) during WW1, becoming the first woman in the British Empire to reach the rank of major.  Margaret served in the Boer War and in England and Europe. At any one point in time, she was responsible for over 2,500 Canadian nurses.  Margaret was conferred the Royal Red Cross Medal by King George V, and was awarded the Florence Nightingale Medal in 1920.

Major Margaret C. MacDonald (1873 -1948) Margaret was appointed Matron-in-Chief of the Royal Canadian Medical Corps (Nursing Service) during WW1, becoming the first woman in the British Empire to reach the rank of major. Margaret served in the Boer War and in England and Europe. At any one point in time, she was responsible for over 2,500 Canadian nurses. Margaret was conferred the Royal Red Cross Medal by King George V, and was awarded the Florence Nightingale Medal in 1920.

21. "We are here not because we are law-breakers; we are here in our efforts to become law-makers." - Emmeline Pankhurst (1858-1928)

21. "We are here not because we are law-breakers; we are here in our efforts to become law-makers." - Emmeline Pankhurst (1858-1928)

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