Children's book about African American heroes for black history month.
Shirley Chisholm, first African American woman elected to the U.S. Congress and and the first woman to run for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1972. #AmericanGovernment
Susie Baker King Taylor, Civil War army nurse, teacher and writer, 1848-1912
APRIL 5, 1862: Susie King Taylor, fourteen, takes charge of a school for…
Bravest of the brave: U.S. Marshals escorting Ruby Bridges, one of the first African Americans students to attend a white school. by batjas88
ida b wells quote "The way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them." More
Lonnie G. Johnson -(1949–) invented the world-famous watergun, the Supersoaker. Johnson's company just came out with a new Nerf ball toy gun. --->The Top Ten African-American Inventors | Scholastic.com
Harriet Tubman, an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War. Born into slavery.
Carl Maxie Brashear was the first African American to become a U.S. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in 1970. Service/branch United States Navy Years of service 1948-1979
TV's Esther Rolle... wow. What a lady.