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These historical photographs show we have always been a bit crazy. These historical photographs show we have always been a bit crazy. Foto Memory, Weird Facts, Fun Facts, Random Facts, History Memes, History Photos, Asian History, British History, Funny History Facts

38 Rarely Seen Historical Photographs That Show We've Always Been Crazy

Before the Segway, there was this nifty scooter in 1916. Retronaut says: "Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in 1916, travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician

Human Contraband During The Civil War - disgusting human being. If anyone ever tells you the Confederates fought for anything other than to keep slavery legal, they are misinformed and in denial. History Facts, World History, Slavery History, Civil War Photos, Before Us, African American History, American Civil War, Historical Photos, Black History

(animated stereo) Union officer with "contraband", 1862

To see the animated image source scroll down to the first comment below or view original size (look above in the "actions" menu). Details and History The Library of Congress website offers a multitude of historical images, many with no known restrictions on use. This image is from the 19th century James F. Gibson stereograph titled Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Group at Mr. Foller's farm. Liberated slaves were treated as contraband or captured property at this time. The confiscation act of…

Cudjo Lewis is considered the last survivor of the last slave ship to enter the United States. He was born around 1841 to a Yoruba family in the Banté region of Dahomey (today Benin). Black History Facts, Us History, Black History Month, African American History, Slavery History, Yoruba, African Diaspora, Interesting History, Interesting Photos

Kossola Cudjo Lewis (ca. 1841-1935)

Cudjo Lewis is considered the last survivor of the last slave ship to enter the United States. Born around 1841 to a Yoruba family in the Banté region of Dahomey (today Benin), he was given the nam…

Did you know in Florida during slavery slave masters would take a enslaved black child tie a rope around his or her legs put them in the water and use them for ALLIGATOR BAIT. Two movies in 1900 “Alligator Bait” and “Gator and the Pickaninny. Black Babies, Black Kids, Black Child, 365days, Jim Crow, African Diaspora, Before Us, African American History, History Facts

The Coon Caricature: Coons as Alligator Bait

The Coon Caricature: Coons as Alligator Bait

Merlie Evers, widow of slain Civil Rights activist Medgar Evers, comforts her grieving son Darrell during Medgar Evers' funeral. Photo by John Loengard. Black History Facts, Black History Month, Civil Rights Activists, By Any Means Necessary, Civil Rights Movement, Thing 1, African Diaspora, My Black Is Beautiful, Portraits

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Widow of slain Civil Rights activist Medgar Evers comforts her grieving son Darrell during the funeral. Photo by John Loengard.

Prince Rogers Nelson (born June 7 known by his mononymPrince. Also known as The Artist (Formerly Known As Prince). Prince Rogers Nelson, New Wave, Music Icon, My Music, Soul Music, Sheila E, Blues, Roger Nelson, Purple Reign

The First Time I Met Prince, by Sheila E

In late 1977, I overheard Tom Coster—the keyboard player for Santana—excitedly telling Pops what had happened at the Record Plant in Sausalito that day. When the band took a break, they heard a…

Funny pictures about The glasses John Lennon wore when he was shot 31 years ago. Oh, and cool pics about The glasses John Lennon wore when he was shot 31 years ago. Also, The glasses John Lennon wore when he was shot 31 years ago photos. Karin Naruto, Karin Uzumaki, Yoko Ono, Moleskine, Storyboard, John Lennon Glasses, Pelo Cafe, Simon Lewis, New Wave

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incubi: “ The glasses John Lennon wore when he got shot, 31 years ago today. ”

Yuri Kochiyama, Japanese-American activist, Malcolm X ally and a former member of the Black Panther Party has died at the age of She spent two years in a U. internment camp during WWII and helped win reparations for Japanese-Americans. Black Panther Party, Women In History, Black History, Black Art, Yuri Kochiyama, Brave, Human Rights Activists, By Any Means Necessary, Japanese American

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cultureunseen: “ Salute to Sister Soldier Yuri Kochiyama! Born May 19, 1921 (93 years young and strong) An extraordinary Japanese American woman who spoke out and fought shoulder-to-shoulder with...

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 She was the slave of Mr. Walker, at Faunsdale, and was the cook… Thomas Jefferson, Aunt Betty, Black History Facts, African Diaspora, My Black Is Beautiful, Down South, Historical Pictures, African American History, Vintage Photographs

Aunt Betty. She was the slave of Mr. Walker, at... — Vintage Black Beauties

Aunt Betty. She was the slave of Mr. Walker, at Faunsdale, and was the cook for Rev. Mr. Harrison, Rector of St. Michael’s. The picture, taken in Aunt Betty’s home, shows a typical cabin...

By Todd Robertson, Sept. During a Ku Klux Klan rally ". a Klan-robed toddler playfully touching the riot shield of a bemused African-American state trooper has gone uncelebrated and largely unknown. Ansel Adams, The Trooper, The Blues Brothers, Foto Real, Powerful Images, Foto Art, Interesting History, Interesting Photos, Amazing Pictures

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“KKK rally Atlanta 1992. What type of parent does this to a child? Oh yeah, bigoted parents. RT @historyinpics”

Rare Photos of Martin Luther King Jr. at Home - Photo Essays - King said in an . - Rare Photos of Martin Luther King Jr. at Home – Photo Essays – King said in an interview that - Martin Luther King, Martin King, Memphis Tennessee, Friedrich Hegel, Non Plus Ultra, Gordon Parks, Thing 1, My Black Is Beautiful, Beautiful People

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stfuhatemongers: “ dishabillic: “ King said in an interview that this photograph was taken as he tried to explain to his daughter Yolanda why she could not go to Funtown, a whites-only amusement park...

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