Ruby Bridges - an American hero. She is still around - and so are all the Conservatives who screamed and threw things at her and the other heroic CHILDREN then.

Ruby Bridges - an American hero. She is still around - and so are all the Conservatives who screamed and threw things at her and the other heroic CHILDREN.

Thelma Porter, Miss Subways New York City, 1948. Thelma was the first woman to integrate a beauty contest in America and became the first African American Miss Subways in April, 1948.

Midcentury Breakthrough: Classic Beauty: Thelma Porter, Miss Subways (New York City) 1948 Thelma was the first woman to integrate a beauty contest in America and became the first African American Miss Subways in April

Freedman's Cemetery This area of Dallas County was settled by former African American slaves shortly after the conclusion of the American Civil War. Freedman's Cemetery, a graveyard for African Americans, was established in 1869 on one acre of land purchased by trustee Sam Eakins. http://www.texasescapes.com/Cemeteries/Dallas-TX-Freedmans-Cemetery.htm

Freedman's Cemetery This area of Dallas County was settled by former African American slaves shortly after the conclusion of the American Civil War.

1977 Pulitzer Prize, Feature Photography, Robin Hood for the Chattanooga News-Free Press. Vietnam veteran, Eddie Robinson, watching the Chattanooga Armed Forces Day parade in 1976.

1977 Pulitzer Prize, Feature Photography, Robin Hood for the Chattanooga News-Free Press. Vietnam veteran, Eddie Robinson, watching the Chattanooga Armed Forces Day parade in

Mesopotamian sarcophagus, as in SUMERIA and People, she appears to be a Black woman or a woman of African descent.  There's REAMS of lost history.

Controversial American sculptor Daniel Edwards latest work 'The Oprah Sarcophagus', is a very full-figured sculpture of Oprah Winfrey. The statue depicts Winfrey as a full-breasted, curvaceous woman with generous child-bearing hips.

Carl Maxie Brashear was the first African American to become a U.S. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in 1970.  Service/branch	United States Navy Years of service	1948-1979

Carl Maxie Brashear (January 1931 – July was a United States Navy sailor. He was the first African American to become a U. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in 1970 despite also having an amputated left leg.

Former child actress (Dee Thomas, What's Happening) Dr. Danielle Spencer is a graduate of Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine and practices veterinary medicine in Beverly Hills, California. Tuskegee School of Veterinary Medicine is the top producer of African American veterinarians in the United States.

Former child actress (Dee Thomas, What's Happening) Dr. Danielle Spencer is a Tuskegee University-trained veterinarian

It was in 1970 that Carl Brashear finally attained the goal he had striven for through so many trialsome years. He was named Master Diver, the first African American in Navy history to do so.

1970 Carl Brashear finally attained the goal he had striven for through so many trialsome years. He was named Master Diver, the first African American in Navy history to do so.

Willie Reed, who risked his life to testify in the Emmett Till murder trial, dies at 76 - The Washington Post

Willie Reed, who risked his life to testify in the Emmett Till murder trial, dies at 76

photo is of Willie Reed. Willie Reed risked his life to testify in the Emmett Till murder trial. However, he didnt die when he testified but he died at

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