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African Americans debutantes at a ball, Though variations exist, traditional dress for debutantes consisted of white ballgowns with long white gloves.

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You know there is no statute of limitations on murder. It would mean so much to go back and prosecute those responsible, dead or living, for what they've done and let their families deal with the shame their hateful relatives bestowed on them.

Before Madam C.J. Walker there was Annie Turnbo Malone, " The Forgotten Entrepreneur" (1869-1957)  A chemist and entrepreneur, Annie Turnbo Malone became a millionaire by successfully developing and marketing hair products for black women in St. Louis. She used her wealth to promote the advancement of African Americans and gave away most of her money to charity.

Annie Malone: First African American Female Millionaire .Yes, Annie Malone was the first African American Female Millionaire, not Madame C. Malone was Madame Walker's mentor. ~Via Nautilus Salvage

William Hunter Dammond Famous Inventor (1873-1956) invented the rail road switching mechanism which enabled trains to change direction.  He is also the First African American Graduate from the University of Pittsburgh with a Degree in Civil Engineering.  His invention revolutionize the transportation industry in more ways than one

_ William Hunter Dammond Famous Inventor invented the rail road switching mechanism which enabled trains to change direction. He is also the First African American Graduate from the.

little rock nine | Daisy Bates and The Little Rock Nine

Daisy Bates and The Little Rock Nine

The Little Rock Nine were an integral part of the Civil Rights Movement. They were a group of African Americans that were racially segregated.

Great Black Women in History   Maggie L. Walker   An African American teacher and businesswoman Walker was the first female bank president and the first woman to charter a bank in the United States As

Great Black Women in History Maggie L. Walker An African American teacher and businesswoman Walker was the first female bank president and the first woman to charter a bank in the United States As - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

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