What Do You Really Know About African American History?

Created on Feb 18, 2016 by Kathy Pinna
These photos celebrate the courage, talent, and genius of families and individuals in the African-American community who contributed to the United States since the beginning. Some of these individuals are known, but I bet that many of these photos will surprise you.

What Do You Really Know About African American History?

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune in 1943

Daytona Beach, Florida

Tuskegee Airmen pilot

Edward C. Gleed, Tuskegee pilot

George Washington Carver in 1906

George Washington Carver

Boxer Jack Johnson circa 1910

Jack Johnson - Boxer

Father and son at work

Roosevelt Fowler

Wedding photo in the 1940's

Russell and Gwendoline (Simms) Moore

1940's Louisiana - the dignity in her face!

Nora Unknown, Louisiana

Looks like 4 generations of strong women in Ohio

Jemima Charm (Nukes) Minor Family, Ohio

Accomplished 1960's family

Latressa M Davis family

Mimicking Michael Jackson in New Orleans

New Orleans, 1960
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