Cotton Club Revue   #black_history #african_american

The Apollo Dancers/ Cotton Club Revue 1938 also seen in "Silver Belles" a documentary. definitely worth seeing!

The Harlem Renaissance represents blacks moving from the South to New York and creating ideas that changed culture. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Harlem, New York City in the Fashion styles of hot pants, knee high boots, women's knit top sweater, men's checkered suit and afro hair styles. Can't get any better than this.

CULVER CITY, CA - CIRCA 1935: Pianist Fats Waller poses with members of the Creole Dancing Revue aka Frank Sebastian's Cotton Club Cuties at Frank Sebastian's New Cotton Club circa 1935 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

CULVER CITY, CA - CIRCA Pianist Fats Waller poses with members of the Creole Dancing Revue aka Frank Sebastian's Cotton Club Cuties at Frank Sebastian's New Cotton Club circa 1935 in Culver City, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

Willa Brown Chappell , born in 1906 . In 1938 , she became the first woman Black pilot licensed in the united states and in 1943 , the first African American Woman to possess a commercial pilot and mechanic's licence

Electronic Field Trip to the Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Willa Brown Chappell , born in 1906 . In 1938 , she became the first woman Black pilot licensed in the united states and in 1943 , the first African American Woman to possess a commercial pilot and mechanic's licence

Lieutenant Colonel Charles Young. The first African American to attain the rank of Colonel in the United States Army and it's highest ranking African American until the day he died. A true Buffalo Soldier...

The first Black person to attain the rank of Colonel in the United States Army and it's highest ranking Black man until the day he died. A true Buffalo Soldier.

ghetto-miami: “ kimreesesdaughter: “ ireallylovemybed: “ DONT YOU DARE SCROLL PAST THIS ” Reminder! ” #BLACKLIVESMATTER ✊✊✊ ”

About racism. Opelousas Massacre Occurred On This Date In Hundreds Of Blacks Slain Over Voting Rights (we cannot forget the injustices that have brought us to today--the people who suffered to protect everyone's right to vote must not ever be forgotten)

African-American vaudeville star Aida Overton Walker (1880-1914) being extraordinarily adorable.  Photo by Apeda Studio, N.Y.

Aida Overton Walker ~ born in She was a singer, dancer, actress, and choreographer, regarded as the leading African-American female performing artist at the turn of the century.

Sheila Johnson 1st Black American female billionaire in 2001

Bow Down! 65 Boundary-Breaking Black Women Who Have Paved the Way

Sheila Johnson - Born: January 1949 (age African American female billionaire entrepreneur who co-founded Black Entertainment Television (BET) in 1979 and is part-owner of the three sports teams in the NHL, NBA and the WNBA.

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