84 year old Mississippi Woman - This women was, by her own words, born two years before the surrender, in She saw and experienced many things during her life and hopefully passed down her stories. ~~ßε α† (Photographer: Dorothea Lange)
“Migrant Mother,” Dorothea Lange, 1936 For many, Florence Owens Thompson is the face of the Great Depression, thanks to legendary photographer Dorothea Lange. Lange made this photograph while visiting a camp in California in February With this.
How the unrest of the 1960s compares to today, according to the people who lived through it
This image shows the segregation of buses in Texas and how black people were told to sit in the back of the bus. The front of the bus were only for white people. In some buses, signs were even placed to let people know where their place was to sit.
Isabel Wilkerson, author of the masterpiece book: The Warmth of Other Suns won the Pulitzer Prize in journalism. She studied journalism at Howard University where she was editor-in-chief for the Howard University Hilltop student newspaper.
Paulette Brown is the first black woman to lead the - member American Bar Association, which until did not allow African-Americans to join. She is a graduate of Howard University and Seton Hall Law School