Sarah Boone invented and pattened the ironing board.
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Clara Belle Williams (1885-1994) Lived to be 108 years old. She also had three sons who all became physicians.
Couple on a Paper Moon
Circa 1897 Postcard Titled A Chocolate Drop
1940s 1950s African American cowboy and cowgirl...too cute! vintage fashion style skirt shirt found photo print
African American Inventor John Standard patented an improved refrigerator design standard (a non-electrical and unpowered design, refrigerator using a manually-filled ice chamber for chilling) on June 14 1891 (U.S. patent #455,891).
Dr. Eliza Ann Grier. Born a slave she became the first African American to practice medicine in Georgia
Two wonderful Sisters who could match plaids like a boss when they did their tailoring! by Black History Album, via Flickr