Portraits of African Americans from the Alvan S. Harper Collection (1884-1910) Source: State Library and Archives of Florida Photographic Collection. Copyright: No Known Copyright Restrictions (?) For more on African American experience and achievements in the U.S. and elsewhere visit Discover Black Heritage , a travel guide to black history and culture
Lesson in Extreme Ultra Femininity
These are two images from sites such as Fairytalefawn, A curious idea, and Angel Fairy (more practical looks): In Asia they can find stores that sell ultra feminine clothes or they buy them online. Yes this style is extreme and I'm not encouraging so much but there are some aspects anyone can wear. As you can see this look is MARKETED to Asian women in advertisements and in certain magazines. Why isn't the ultra feminine look being marketed to Black women? Why are we being marketed…
African American Kentucky Derby Hat Inspiration - Black Southern Belle
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Man in a satin-faced coat, holding a cane
Local call number: Ha00969 Personal Author: Harper, Alvan S., 1847-1911. Title: [Man in a satin-faced coat, holding a cane] Date/place captured: Photographed in Tallahassee, Florida between 1885 and 1910. Physical descrip: 1 glass photonegative : b&w ; 7 x 5 in. Series Title: (Alvan S. Harper collection.) Repository: State Library and Archives of Florida, 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250 USA. Contact: 850-245-6700. Archives@dos.state.fl.us Persistent URL…
Full length double portrait, two young African American women in identical dresses. ca. 1875. Randolph L. Simpson African-American collection. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were. Follow Us On Twitter @blackhistoryalb
Reverend Addie L. Wyatt: First Black Woman Named As
Addie L. Wyatt was a renowned civil rights activist and leader in the United States Labor movement. However, she is best known for being the first African American woman-elected international vice president of a major labor union, the Amalgamated Meat Cutters Union. Throughout her career, she constantly fought for human rights as a woman, a ...
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Slavery: Life on a Southern Plantation, 1854 Primary Source Worksheet
This worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about plantation slavery in the South during the 1850s. I use this worksheet to help students better understand lack of rights and the abuses that slaves faced every day.This activity is very easy to use. All you have to do is ...