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Walter S. McAfee (September 2, 1914 - February 18, 1995) was an African American scientist and astronomer, notable for participating in the world's first first lunar radar echo experiments with Project Diana. McAfee was born in Ore City, Texas in Upshur County, as one of nine children. His parents grew up on a farm and his dad was a CME minister.

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Freedman's Cemetery This area of Dallas County was settled by former African American slaves shortly after the conclusion of the American Civil War. Freedman's Cemetery, a graveyard for African Americans, was established in 1869 on one acre of land purchased by trustee Sam Eakins. http://www.texasescapes.com/Cemeteries/Dallas-TX-Freedmans-Cemetery.htm

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#CoveringYourHair #HeadWraps #YouGoneLearnToday

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History, this is FANTASTIC i wish i could hang this on my wall, what an amazing reminder of just how short black history is, and how far we have to go

History, this is FANTASTIC i wish i could hang this on my wall, what an amazing reminder of just how short black history is, and how far we have to go

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1001 Things Everyone Should Know About African American History

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Black Inventors; Black History

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from BlackandMarriedWithKids.com

She Was The Richest Black Girl In The World And It's A Shame We Barely Know Her Name

She was 10 years old when she went from being a poor negro girl to one of the richest Afro Americans in the early 1900's. Sarah Rector's story will amaze you.

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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"

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The Iconic Photo That Sent Shock Waves Throughout The World, 1968 Olympics

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