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34 American Lady Scientists Who Changed The World

Roger Arliner Young (1889–1964) was a zoologist and biologist and the first African-American woman to receive a doctorate in zoology. During her long career she studied radiation, paramecium, and hydration and dehydration of living cells. | 34 American Lady Scientists Who Changed The World

African American Family, c. 1860 Credit: National Museum of American History Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were.

18 Stunning Photos Of Black Women At Work During World War II

Lt. Harriet Ida Pickens and Ens. Frances Wills, 1944. | 18 Stunning Photos Of Black Women At Work During World War II

18 Stunning Photos Of Black Women At Work During World War II

A woman working on a dive bomber in Tennessee, 1943. | 18 Stunning Photos Of Black Women At Work During World War II