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Sharp dressed couple sitting for a full length portrait shot taken at the Daisy Studio. Memphis, TN, Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album. I love the Memphis Daisy studio images.

These are the first three women to become physicians. Pictured at the Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, snapped at a Dean’s reception, in 1885.

Meet The Three Female Medical Students Who Destroyed Gender Norms A Century Ago

An Indian woman, a Japanese woman, and a Syrian woman, all training to be doctors at Women’s Medical College of Philadelphia (now known as Drexel University College of Medicine).

Father & daughter circa, 1900.

I love this sweet/sad picture. He is probably raising his baby by himself. Man and Daughter by Black History Album

Reminds me of my 'Indian Captive' historical fiction days in Junior High.   The true story of Olive Oatman, captive white girl in the Old West.

Olive Oatman: More Than the Girl with the Chin Tattoo

Olive Oatman was the first white tattooed woman in the history of the United States. ~ Olive Oatman was 13 when she travelled from Illinois to California with her Mormon family.

"1943" Same year My Parents were married in New York, My Father was in the Army and my Mother accompanied him there from Louisville,KY

27 Vintage Photos of Military Couples That Will Melt Your Heart

Ester Jones

The original Betty Boop - This is Ms. doesn't she look familiar to most of us? She was a black entertainer in the her stage name was Baby Esther and her hit song was " boop oop a doop" which cartoon character is she?

This photo is of a girl training to ignore white people pulling on her hair and blowing smoke in her face. Pretty morbid, but what an amazing photo. ”

Eve Arnold: School for black civil rights activists; young girl being trained to not react to smoke blown in her face or her hair being pulled. Virginia, 1960 (no link, but a reminder to find out more about SNCC training)

SISTERS 1930s (bb: I LOVE these outfits!)

African-American flappers in fur and silk stockings - American history moment minimally, beauty at its finest to the max.

black soldier stationed in france during world war II.

black soldiers stationed in france during world war II. inscription reads "to nelson, always my ace, lucky".pent this before but this soldier reminds me of Ludacris :)

Augusta Baker, who worked in Children’s Services at The New York Public Library from 1937 to 1974.

25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Augusta Baker “Augusta Baker worked in Children’s Services at The New York Public Library from 1937 to Beginning her career at the Street Branch (now Countee Cullen Branch) and eventually.

lucille baldwin brown, the first black public county librarian.

Lucille Baldwin Brown - Maybe the most stylish librarian ever - check out that fascinator! Lucille Baldwin Brown was the first Black public county librarian in Tallahassee, Florida. This photograph is.

Black Man Daughter Girls 1800s Vintage African American Photo


Black Man Daughter Girls Vintage African American Photo---I placed them on this board due to the dignity on their faces and their attire.

A sharecroppers couple, Oklahoma 1912.....So wonderful to see their laughter!

Old African-American sharecroppers couple, Oklahoma, How unusual to see an old photo where we are laughing! ( I love seeing people laugh)~

Kisses for soldiers

Couple in Penn Station sharing farewell kiss before he ships off to war during WWII. (Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) Jan 1943