We Be Drumming

We Be Drumming1

18″ x 36″

This is the artwork of African American artist Philemon Reid of Vancouver Washington

Private Collection

BlackUSA History

First Black Slave First Black Slave brought by the Dutch

Mae Jemison Astronaut

Joe Louis Boxer - The Brown Bomber

Edward W. Brooke Edward W. Brooke elected first black Senator in 85 years

Frances Jones Bonner, Dr. First winner of the Helen Putnam Fellowship for advanced researc

Angela Davis Political Activist

Venice Tipton Spraggs First black member of Theta Sigma Phi

Louis T. Wright First black doctor on the staff of Harlem Hospital

Charlotte Ray First black woman lawyer

Lift Every Voice and Sing National Negro Anthem

Doris 'Dorie' Miller Naval Hero

Geraldine McCullough Wins gold for Sculpture

Marguerite Johnson Poet

Rebecca Lee Crumpler First African American women to earn a medical degree.

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