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Amsterdam, the Netherlands by George Breitner

Did you know that there were Human Zoos on display in Europe and America from the 1870s to the 1950s? These public exhibits of humans, often called Negro Villages, usually showed indigenous people in a so-called natural or primitive state. The displays often emphasized the cultural differences between Europeans of Western civilization and non-European peoples. Above is a photo from Amsterdam Holland around 1890, of an African child in one of these Human Zoo exhibits, being fed like an…

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Tempting Trouble's Tales: Oh, The Evil That Men Do

Estatua gigante del emperador romano Constantino el Grande.

By Lood van Bennekom Amsterdam , The Netherlands.1950

Joris van Schooten Adoration of the Magi Netherlands (1646) Oil on Canvas, 154 x 198 cm. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam.

Afrikan negro nobility in Europe !

Woman and child on exhibit at a "human zoo". I didn't want to believe that they actually existed either. But look it up--it's a disgustingly true piece of American and European history

1920 First Black Women to Vote in Ettrick, Virginia :: Virginia State University Digital Archives Collection --hese women, left to right, are Eva Conner, Evie Carpenter, Odelle Green, Virginia Mary Branch, Anna Lindsay, Edna Colson, Edwina Wright, Johnella Frazer, and Nannie Nichols