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Vicent Pierre

Vincent Pierre – Creole Public Servant

Vincent Pierre is a Louisiana elected official who is extremely proud of his Creole heritage. He was born in the Lafayette Charity Hospital in 1964 and raised in a small, friendly neighbourhood in the Scott/Car...
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Thomas L. Jennings – Tradesman and abolitionist

Thomas L. Jennings (1791 – February 12, 1856) was an African-American tradesman and abolitionist in New York City, New York. He operated and owned a tailoring and dry-cleaning business, and, in 1821, he was the...
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The Civil Rights Prints of Billy Morrow Jackson

This decade will mark the 50th anniversary of the myriad of the seminal events for the Civil Rights Movement in the United States of America. It is, therefore, an opportune moment for review, remembrance and re...