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Charles B. Brooks…Cleaning it Up!

Street Sweeper Patent #556,711 Patented March 17, 1895 Charles B. Brooks lived during a time when our streets were in horrific condition. They were typically cleaned by...

Lewis Howard Latimer and the Electric Lamp

LEWIS HOWARD LATIMER 1848-1928 1. Electric Lamp, Patent #247,097; September 13, 1881 2. Globe Supporter for Electric Lamps, Patent #255,212; March 21, 1882 Lewis Howard Latimater was born...

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The Life of Frederick Douglass: A Graphic Narrative of a Slave’s Journey From Bondage to Freedom

The amazing story of Frederick Douglass told in stunning illustrations!
Famous African Americans who made a difference in America.

The Undefeated

They are undefeated...and they will never be forgotten.
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Black Women Who Dared

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HE PERSEVERED: How William Lewis of HAMMERING FOR FREEDOM Inspired Me to Keep Moving Forward

How an enslaved man's decades-long quest for freedom inspired me to push on.

Hammering for Freedom!

Hello History-lovers, It's almost here! My debut #picturebook, HAMMERING FOR FREEDOM, will debut on September 25,...