Decades before Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton, there was Shirley Chisholm. As the first black woman to run for president for a major political party, she was years ahead of her time. So why don't more people know about her?
Theodore Roosevelt / Charles Fairbanks 1904 Campaign Poster. Seen in the new Library of Congress book of presidential campaign posters, available here: http://www.loc.gov/shop/index.php?action=cCatalog.showItem=1=78=4528