First African American models of Versailles. The History makers. by cindy
cindy
cindy First African American models of Versailles. The History makers.
Ballet
First African American Police Officer of Dayton | Police History Exhibit - 2008 by cindy
cindy
cindy First African American Police Officer of Dayton | Police History Exhibit - 2008
Ballet
Timeline African American History $22.81 by Wayfair
Wayfair
Wayfair Timeline African American History $22.81
Institutional
Feb 5,2013 Black History Fact    ~ In 1972 Bob Douglass became the first African American elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame. by cindy
cindy
cindy Feb 5,2013 Black History Fact ~ In 1972 Bob Douglass became the first African American elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Ballet
First Massive African American Protest in American History - July 28, 1917 - Children in New York City Participating in the Silent Protest by cindy
cindy
cindy First Massive African American Protest in American History - July 28, 1917 - Children in New York City Participating in the Silent Protest
Ballet
African American History | Absolute Michigan – Michigan’s Rich African American Past by cindy
cindy
cindy African American History | Absolute Michigan – Michigan’s Rich African American Past
Ballet
My First Dollhouse (African American) by dollsandtoy
dollsandtoy
dollsandtoy My First Dollhouse (African American)
Dollhouses
African American Inventors. Black History Month. by benita
benita
benita African American Inventors. Black History Month.
Fashion
Three Fun Games for African American History or Black History Month!  $ by benita
benita
benita Three Fun Games for African American History or Black History Month! $
Fashion
Today in Black History, 11/13/2013 - In 1994 Whoopi Goldberg became the first African American female to host the Academy Awards. For more info, check out today's notes! by diane.smith
diane.smith
diane.smith Today in Black History, 11/13/2013 - In 1994 Whoopi Goldberg became the first African American female to host the Academy Awards. For more info, check out today's notes!
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Today in Black History, 11/14/2013 - Condoleezza Rice was the first African American woman to become the Secretary of State in 2005. For more info, check out today's notes! by diane.smith
diane.smith
diane.smith Today in Black History, 11/14/2013 - Condoleezza Rice was the first African American woman to become the Secretary of State in 2005. For more info, check out today's notes!
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Celebrating Women's History Month,,HERstory,,In 1942, Soror Vera A Harrison Haskin was selected in the first class of African American women to join the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps -WAAC. by TamidP
TamidP
TamidP Celebrating Women's History Month,,HERstory,,In 1942, Soror Vera A Harrison Haskin was selected in the first class of African American women to join the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps -WAAC.
Old Pics
Misty Copeland -  the first African American female soloist for the American Ballet Theatre. by lara.santa
lara.santa
lara.santa Misty Copeland - the first African American female soloist for the American Ballet Theatre.
Amazing sights
Henry Clay Anderson Collection, Smithsonian Museum of African American History & Culture. by Atomix Onyx
Atomix Onyx
Atomix Onyx Henry Clay Anderson Collection, Smithsonian Museum of African American History & Culture.
African Americans Atomic Age Photos
african american couple by Black History Album, via Flickr by cindy
cindy
cindy african american couple by Black History Album, via Flickr
Ballet
The Golden Thirteen were the thirteen  African American enlisted men who became the first African American commissioned and warrant officers in the United States Navy. Throughout US history untill the end of WorldWar I, the Navy had enlisted African American for general service,they were barred from joining from 1919-1932.   In June 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the executive order (8802) that prohibited racial discrimination by any government agency. by faye
faye
faye The Golden Thirteen were the thirteen African American enlisted men who became the first African American commissioned and warrant officers in the United States Navy. Throughout US history untill the end of WorldWar I, the Navy had enlisted African American for general service,they were barred from joining from 1919-1932. In June 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the executive order (8802) that prohibited racial discrimination by any government agency.
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MISTY COPELAND, Ballerina  |  Virtuoso at age 15...FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALE SOLOIST at the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE (ABT), one of the three leading Classical Ballet Companies in the United States, in TWO DECADES, and THE THIRD in the Company’s Entire History. by melinda
melinda
melinda MISTY COPELAND, Ballerina | Virtuoso at age 15...FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALE SOLOIST at the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE (ABT), one of the three leading Classical Ballet Companies in the United States, in TWO DECADES, and THE THIRD in the Company’s Entire History.
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Hasbro introduced the first African-American G.I. Joe in 1965. by cindy
cindy
cindy Hasbro introduced the first African-American G.I. Joe in 1965.
Ballet
Thomas Mundy Peterson, first African American to vote, March 31, 1870. by roseann
roseann
roseann Thomas Mundy Peterson, first African American to vote, March 31, 1870.
Historical Babes
the first African American designer to have a contract with a Hollywood film studio by Atomix Onyx
Atomix Onyx
Atomix Onyx the first African American designer to have a contract with a Hollywood film studio
African Americans Atomic Age Photos
Jack Johnson, the first African American world heavyweight boxing champion. by leanora.c
leanora.c
leanora.c Jack Johnson, the first African American world heavyweight boxing champion.
beautiful people
"African American Office Clerks African American young female clerks working in Chicago Y.W.C.A. office.  Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were. " Follow Us On Twitter @blackhistoryalb by graciela
graciela
graciela "African American Office Clerks African American young female clerks working in Chicago Y.W.C.A. office. Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were. " Follow Us On Twitter @blackhistoryalb
Funny stuff
Susie King Taylor: first African American army nurse; the only African American woman to publish a memoir of her wartime experiences; also the first African American to teach openly in a school for former slaves in Georgia. by Banphrionsa
Banphrionsa
Banphrionsa Susie King Taylor: first African American army nurse; the only African American woman to publish a memoir of her wartime experiences; also the first African American to teach openly in a school for former slaves in Georgia.
Photos
Little Known Black History Fact: The Fultz Quads. They were the first recorded African American quadruplets. Baby Formula company PET jumped on the opportunity to use these little babies-girls as endorsements for their product. Interesting story with ultimately a sad ending for these four beauties. by julie
julie
julie Little Known Black History Fact: The Fultz Quads. They were the first recorded African American quadruplets. Baby Formula company PET jumped on the opportunity to use these little babies-girls as endorsements for their product. Interesting story with ultimately a sad ending for these four beauties.
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History of African Americans.   Personal Note of Pride: 320 years ago Quakers and Mennonites sign the first anti slavery resolution. by Azusa Dance
Azusa Dance
Azusa Dance History of African Americans. Personal Note of Pride: 320 years ago Quakers and Mennonites sign the first anti slavery resolution.
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American History by lindsay0
"Michelle Howard. Senate confirmed Vice Adm. Michelle Howard for the service’s No. 2 post on Friday, making her the first female four-star admiral in the Navy’s 238-year history Her promotion to vice chief of naval operations, expected for early 2014, will also make her the first African-American woman to attain four-star rank in Pentagon history." by robindu
robindu
robindu "Michelle Howard. Senate confirmed Vice Adm. Michelle Howard for the service’s No. 2 post on Friday, making her the first female four-star admiral in the Navy’s 238-year history Her promotion to vice chief of naval operations, expected for early 2014, will also make her the first African-American woman to attain four-star rank in Pentagon history."
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The great abolitionist Frederick Douglass and his grandson Joseph.  Photo: Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture by Selkie~gal
Selkie~gal
Selkie~gal The great abolitionist Frederick Douglass and his grandson Joseph. Photo: Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture
History
[][][] The design concept for the National Museum of African American History and Culture submitted by Freelon Adjaye Bond / SmithGroup by edwina
edwina
edwina [][][] The design concept for the National Museum of African American History and Culture submitted by Freelon Adjaye Bond / SmithGroup
Places...to go
Misty Copeland: The first African American female soloist for the American Ballet Theatre (ABT) by Joao.Almeida.d.Eca
Joao.Almeida.d.Eca
Joao.Almeida.d.Eca Misty Copeland: The first African American female soloist for the American Ballet Theatre (ABT)
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African American - American Gothic by roxanne
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roxanne African American - American Gothic
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