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TEENAGE DREAMS | 1950s Charles “Teenie” Harris Collection, Courtesy of Carnegie Museum of Art. Follow us on Tumblr  Pinterest  Facebook  Twitter

"Teenage Dreams" Charles "Teenie" Harris Collection, Carnegie Museum of Art, these girls even have dirty shoes!

RICH KIDS | 1929Colorized photo of Maggie Laura, Elizabeth, Armstead, and Mamie……the grandchildren of Maggie L. Walker, the first American woman to found and be president of a bank and an early advocate for African American women’s rights Courtesy of the Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site  Join Black History Album On Pinterest

blackhistoryalbum: “ Maggie Laura, Elizabeth, Armstead, and Mamie……the grandchildren of Maggie L. Walker, the first American woman to found and be president of a bank and an early advocate for African American women’s rights Courtesy of the Maggie L.

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Vtg WW l African American Black Soldier & Family Real Photo Post Card

Vtg WW l African American Black Soldier & Family Real Photo Post Cardi love this look on babies faces too adorable

The Melungeons (1600s- ) are a mixed-race people in America who live in the Appalachian mountains where Tennessee meets Virginia meets Kentucky. There are about 50,000 of them. They look mainly white nowadays but in the 1690s French traders said they looked like Moors (the Berbers of north-west Africa). They looked neither white nor black nor American Indian.

The Melungeons ) are a mixed-race people in America who live in the Appalachian mountains where Tennessee meets Virginia meets Kentucky. In the French traders said they looked like Moors.

"Selma Burke's commissioned sculpture of President Roosevelt is on every American dime!" Dorothy Brangman Selma Burke African American sculptor and educator who founded two art schools. In 1940 she opened the Selma Burke School of Sculpture

March 13, 2009 Anne Wiggins Brown, soprano and the first African American vocalist admitted to the Julliard School, died. Brown was born August 9, 1912 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Anne Wiggins Brown was the original Bess in "Porgy and Bess. -- "Anne Wiggins Brown, soprano and the first African American vocalist admitted to the Julliard School. Brown was born August 1912 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Start-Up Money Now Available For Black and Latina Women-Owned Businesses

My Sister's Keeper! 99 Amazing Black Woman-Owned Businesses That You Should Support (Handbag Brands, Nail Polish Brands, Haircare/ Skincare Brands, Jewelry Brands, and More)

The boardwalk was a popular place to take pictures at Paradise Park.

This Florida Park Was an Oasis for Black Americans During Jim Crow

A group of young women pose next to the azaleas on the grounds of Paradise Park. Photo by Bruce Mozert. By permission of Bruce Mozert. Courtesy of Marion County Black Archives. Reprinted with permission of the University Press of Florida.

LET ME BLOW YOUR MIND...This is photo of a soldier,(German father, African mother).  His father was a colonial administrator in  German SW Africa (now Namibia). When the official returned to Germany, he took his son with him. This is the man while serving in the army of "NAZI GERMANY'!  His wife, was a mixed  German from the Rhineland. The hair & features on both of them clearly show a mix of African & caucasian ancestry...& he was NOT the only one in the German Army!  "...the more you know"

LET ME BLOW YOUR MIND.This is photo of a soldier,(German father, African mother). His father was a colonial administrator in German SW Africa (now Namibia). When the official returned to Germany, he took his son with him.