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A strong woman...Harriet Tubman.

In honor of Harriet Tubman's and International Women's Day (R.

People from Bulgaria

Bride & Groom From Bulgaria ~ Complicated arrangements of woolen braids & bunches of flowers were fastened between the bride's own hair which was plaited in a dozen or more braids

The woman who posed for the famous poster! ~~~~March is Women's History Month

The ‘we can do it’ lady…

People- Geraldine Hoff Doyle, was 17 years (in while she was working at the American Broach & Machine Co. when a photographer snapped a pic of her on the job. That image used by J. Howard Miller for the “We Can Do It!” poster, released during World War.

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Daisy Bates and The Little Rock Nine

The Little Rock Nine was a group of African-American students who were enrolled in Little Rock Central High School in The ensuing Little Rock Crisis

LOTTA CRABTREE, variety star (1847-1924) Vivacious Lotta was a true child of the Gold Rush. She sang and danced in gold mining camps from the age of nine and held fond ties to San Francisco long after becoming New York's highest-paid stage star. She gave the city an ornate water fountain that survived the 1906 earthquake and still stands today at Market and Kearny Streets.  Photo: SF Performing Arts Library and Museum

The Myth of a Myth: Brushing Your Hair 100 Times

LOTTA CRABTREE, variety star (1847-1924) Vivacious Lotta was a true child of the Gold Rush. She sang and danced in gold mining camps from the age of nine and held fond ties to San Francisco long after becoming New York's highest-paid stage star. She gave the city an ornate water fountain that survived the 1906 earthquake and still stands today at Market and Kearny Streets. Photo: SF Performing Arts Library and Museum

The Real Django:    This is the actual man on which the movie D’Jango is loosely based.  His name is Dangerfield Newby, and he was a member of the John Brown party. It is conjectured that he joined to save his wife Harriet and children who were being held as slaves; however, their owner refused to sell them to Newby.     Their love story was very real, and you all should check out their narrative and love letters.

The Real Django: This is the actual man on which the movie D'Jango is loosely based. His name is Dangerfield Newby, and he was a member of the John Brown party. It is conjectured that he joined to.

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Panthers listen to Huey P. Newton give a radio talk during Bobby Seale's trial, New Haven, May 1970 . Photo by Stephen Shames

The Gullah trace their heritage directly to the skilled rice farmers of Sierra Leone, West Africa. They were enslaved for these skills and forced to work on rice plantations in South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. The swampy conditions made it uncomfortable for the plantation owners so they left the Gullah people mostly unattended. The isolation allowed Gullah dialect, customs and art to survive undiluted for 100 years. One of the hallmark's of Gullah culture is sweet grass basket "sewing."

The Gullah trace their heritage directly to the skilled rice farmers of Sierra Leone, West Africa. The Gullah dialect, customs and art survived undiluted for 100 years. One of the hallmark's of Gullah culture is sweet grass basket "sewing.

Hypatia taught at the Neoplatonist school of philosophy in Alexandria. She became the salaried director of this school in 400. She probably wrote on mathematics, astronomy and philosophy, including about the motions of the planets, about number theory and about conic sections. She is credited – among other things – for inventing the astrolabe. Hypatia dressed in the clothing of a scholar or teacher, rather than in women's clothing. She moved about freely, driving her own chariot, contrary to…

Using primarly beeswax and pigment, the Fayum artist produced portraits that historian Euphrosyne Doxiadis calls "sophisticated and highly accomplished works of art".

The Story of Martin Luther King Jr. by @iamkidpresident #inspiration

{Show kids for MLK Jr Day!} Once upon a time, there was a man named Martin Luther King, Jr. He taught us that things won't always be awesome, but your response can be. (I have to start showing more Kid President in my classroom!

Freedom Summer Primary Source Activity teaches students about the efforts to register African Americans in the South to vote and the fight against them. Students analyze two primary source documents from both sides of the debate. Students get a deep common core understanding of the conflict between many southern whites and southern African Americans. This can be used in class or as homework as it’s a completely stand alone assignment. This is also perfect for substitute teacher plans.

Freedom Summer Primary Source Activity (Civil Rights Movement)

Freedom Summer Primary Source Activity teaches students about the efforts to register African Americans in the South to vote and the fight against them. Students analyze two primary source documents from both sides of the debate. Students get a deep common core understanding of the conflict between many southern whites and southern African Americans. This can be used in class or as homework as it’s a completely stand alone assignment. This is also perfect for substitute teacher plans.

Sure........you can trust the government.....ask an Indian!

Buffalo Calf Road Woman,(c. 1850 – Buffalo Calf Road Woman was a Northern Cheyenne woman who saved her wounded warrior brother Chief Comes in Sight, in the Battle of the Rosebud (as it was named by the United States) in Her rescue helped.

Ethiopian Freedom Fighters

Ethiopian Freedom Fighters "Are ye not as children of the Ethiopians unto me, O children of Israel? saith the Lord. Have not I brought up Israel out of land of Egypt? and the Philistines from Captor, and the Syrians from Kir?

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