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Vintage photo snapshot Baby and African by ThatVintagePhotoShop

Vintage photo snapshot - Baby and African American Nanny-Nurse - Vintage Photo Emporium

ANTIQUE-TINTYPE-PHOTOGRAPH-OF-BLACK-NANNY-W-WHITE-CHILD-ESTATE

Antique tintype photograph of black nanny w/white child ~estate~

Black Women In History | 23 Amazing Black History Tumblrs

23 Amazing Black History Tumblrs

Rosa Parks was NOT the first black woman to refuse to give up her bus seat. But don't forget, Rosa Parks was a trained activist!

Poster of black inventors

Why not round up all the slave names and commemorate them on a wall, like that veteran shit. Stop trying to tell me that blacks aren't lazy with lamemes

Port Gibson, Mississippi. 1940. Library of Congress.

A Stroll in the Park 1940 A pair of African American house maids/nannies taking a baby for a stroll, Port Gibson, Mississippi, Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were.

It was mandated by the slave owner that one of the slave's (black) breast be reserved to feed the white child.  But if she switched up and let her black baby suckle from the same breast as the white baby, she would be whipped.  Because it was like them sharing the same water fountain.

She wasn't a paid wet nurse who chose this profession, she was an enslaved woman who had to feed all of the white babies first and her child last. if her milk went dry, the slave owner brought another woman, and the enslaved women's children went hungry.

Black woman wearing bandanna holding white child recto

Black woman wearing bandanna holding white child From: Randolph Linsly Simpson African-American collection

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In Dahomey chorus members at Shaftesbury Theatre The Sketch Magazine, print cutting from a magazine, London, United Kingdom, Museum no.

unidentified " Nanny "

Postcard of an unidentified woman, probably a nanny, sitting on a porch with two white children.

This woman is one of the last faces of slavery. In the 1920s and 1930s, an interest in slave narratives was rekindled, and as part of the Federal Writers’ Project of the Work Progress Administration, more than 2,000 first-person accounts of slavery were collected, as well as 500 black and white photographs. Most were in their 80s and 90s.

Stunning pictures of men and women who were born into slavery and photographed more than seventy years after being freed

Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee, sister of Diana Ross of The Supremes, became the first African American to be appointed dean of a predominantly white medical school in the United States. In 1993, Ross-Lee became the first African American woman dean of a United States medical school. She remained dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine of Ohio University until 2001.

In Dr. Barbara Ross-Lee, sister of Diana Ross of The Supremes,became the first African American woman to be appointed dean of a United States medical school. She remained dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine of Ohio University until

Beaufort, South Carolina. Several generations of a slave family, all born on the plantation of J.J. Smith. Taken in 1862 by Timothy O'Sullivan.

Several generations of a slave family, all born on the plantation of J. Taken in 1862 by Timothy O'Sullivan.

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