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    Dancer Toni Lezexier Escapes Chicago Heat - Jet Magazine, July 9, 1953

    Sittin' Easy | 1941 by Black History Album, via Flickr

    Martin Luther King Jr being attacked as he marched nonviolently for the Chicago Freedom Movement, 1966

    Africa | Last queen of Rwanda, Rosalie Gicanda, married King Mutara Rudahigwa (Mutara II) in 1942. Mutara was a Tutsi tribesman | Photographer and date of this photo unknown.

    Sharp Dressed Young Man, 1941 African American teenage boy dressed up for the Easter parade, Chicago, Illinois, 1941. Photographer Edwin Rosskam for the U.S. Office of War Information

    cartermagazine: Today In History ‘Clara “Mother” Hale, humanitarian who founded the Hale House, a sanctuary for drug-addicted and HIV/AIDS-infected babies in Harlem, NY, was born in Philadelphia, PA, on this date April 1, 1905.’ (photo: Clara Hale) - CARTER Magazine

    Buddies (the guys at top & bottom look like brothers) 1949 [R.I. Beach House Album] ©WaheedPhotoArchive, 2011


    Daddys Girls, 1949 [Rhode Island Beach House Album] [Black Father Series] ©WaheedPhotoArchive, 2011

    Harriet Joseph and her husband Vincent Joseph - Montauk - no date

    Chicago, 1954. By Fritz Goro

    Headed to Sunday Service 1950’s ©WaheedPhotoArchive, 2012

    Dance Party, 1960, Chicago. Lee Balterman

    Muddy Waters and his wife Geneva in Chicago (1951) | Photographer: Art Shay ©

    Bruce Davidson, Chicago (1962)

    Harlem River 1930’s ©WaheedPhotoArchive, 2011

    “Beach Besties”, 1947 [The Beach House Album, 1946-49] ©WaheedPhotoArchive, 2011

    Sisters in plaid dresses. [Valerie Mason’s Album, 1950’s]

    black history album | Flickriver: Black History Album's favorite photos