Janet Collins was the first and only African American to become Prima Ballerina at the Metropolitan Opera in New York (1951). That was almost 65 years ago and she alone today still holds that accomplishment.

Janet Collins was the first and only African American to become Prima Ballerina at the Metropolitan Opera in New York (1951). That was almost 65 years ago and she alone today still holds that accomplishment.

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african american figurines | African American Figurines - Woman C Brown Series African Tealight ...
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Harriet  Tubman, an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War. Born into slavery.

Harriet Tubman, an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War. Born into slavery.

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A black Indian woman of Martinique (her Indian ethnicity was probably Tamil)

A black Indian woman of Martinique (her Indian ethnicity was probably Tamil)

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A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots  - Marcus Garvey..."love this quote"

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots - Marcus Garvey..."love this quote"

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Interesting facts. Don't be fooled. There is more information on these and other Inventors below. Take time to discover the truth. Scroll down. It's worth the trip.

Interesting facts. Don't be fooled. There is more information on these and other Inventors below. Take time to discover the truth. Scroll down. It's worth the trip.

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