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Mareena Robinson Snowden became the first black woman to earn a P.h.D in nuclear engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology! Continue reading #BlackHistory: Mareena Robinson Snowden Is The First Black Woman To Earn A PhD In Nuclear Engineering
Thomas Boyde Jr. was the first Black architect in Rochester, NY. Continue reading Black History: Thomas W Boyde Jr.
The inventor of refrigeration equipment used to transport food and blood. Continue reading BLACK HISTORY: FREDRICK JONES
First African to receive the Nobel Prize in literature. Continue reading Black History: Wole Soyinka
Gordon Parks was a self-taught photographer, writer, composer and filmmaker known for Shaft and The Learning Tree. Continue reading Black History: Gordon Parks
(DAIQUON) Bill Russell was born on February 12, 1934, in Monroe, Louisiana. Continue reading BLACK HISTORY: BILL RUSSELL
There was a time when Rochester, N.Y. had it’s own “Black Wall Street” but it was known as the “Negro Business” or “Negro Business League” dating back to the 1920’s.
Continue reading Black History : Rochester’s Black Wall Street
Today we celebrate, opera singer, Leontyne Price. Continue reading Black History: Leontyne Price
Regarded as the first major African – American feature filmmaker. Continue reading Black History: Oscar Micheaux