Though her name (Lotta Crabtree) almost sounds made up, this engaging Victorian woman (and her moniker) were indeed real. She was an American actress, comedian and entertainer who also took part in the California gold rush.
Joan Dorsey was the first African-American flight attendant hired to work for American Airlines. JOAN DORSEY for your sacrifice and for setting a standard which made the life I now love to live possible!
Lincoln and Sojourner Truth read in a photo of Franklin C. Courter’s “Lincoln Showing Sojourner Truth the Bible Presented Him by the Colored People of Baltimore.” Only black and white images of the painting remain, the original was destroyed in a fire.