John Morton-Finney was a Buffalo soldier who fought in WW1, earned 11 degrees, and practiced law right up until he was 106 years old. Finney was believed to be the longest practicing attorney in the United States, taking the record from Rush Limbaugh I (1891-1996) who practiced law for 75 years.
HOOP DREAMS | 1935Councilman L.O. Payne’s All Female Basketball Team (ladies names unknown) Photographer, Allen E Cole. Reflections in Black: A History of Black Photographers 1840 to the Present; by Deborah WillisBlack History Album…The Way We Were” on Pinterest | Tumblr | Twitter | Facebook.
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.