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Unofficial Black History...Paris and France

The history of France and, in particular, Paris, hold within their storied chapters a slightly more unofficial history for African Americans.

Prior to the Louisiana Purchase, blacks living in the French territory were free. 357 more words

Paris Unofficial

My Fate Is in Your Hand

My Fate Is in Your Hand (1950)
Yasuo Kuniyoshi
American, born Japan, 1889–1953
Oil on canvas

My Fate Is in Your Hand was painted five years after the end of World War II. 89 more words

Outfit styling for a 1920’s Party – Showgirl with a twist

Theatrical productions were a popular form of entertainment in the early 20th century, with lavish sets, elaborate costumes and big budgets to spend on popular stars. 520 more words


Dear Josephine

I bet you wanted to just be you
i am me so much that sometimes i can’t see the wrong they speak.

Written by: Flose Boursiquot… 13 more words

Human Hall OF Fame Inducts - Josephine Baker

I’ve had Josephine in the Drafts for so freakin’ long now because I was trying to collect as many facts, photos, videos, and everything that makes each Human Hall OF Fame Inductee great. 1,415 more words