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100 Famous African-American Men and Women of the 20th Century
In this article, you will find a listing of 100 African Americans who truly achieved greatness by either ... Politicians, Lawyers, and Other Government Leaders.
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African-American Women in Politics - African-American History
During the 1930s, Mary McLeod Bethune served in Franklin Delano Roosevelt's black cabinet. Since the 1960s, African-American women have served in ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/africanamericanwomen/tp/African-American-Women-in-Politics.htm
African-Americans and the Progressive Era - African-American History
Portrait of Booker T. Washington, African American Activist and Reformist of ... Politicians in large cities controlled their power through various political machines.
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/segregation/p/African-Americans-In-The-Progressive-Era.htm
African American History and Women Timeline 1920-1929
A chronology of events and birthdates for African American women and other ... worker, politician; first African American woman to serve in the US Congress).
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/aframwomentimeline/a/aaw1920_time.htm
African-American Senators - African-American History - About.com
Eight African-Americans elected or appointed to the United States Senate. ... In 1995, Scott began his foray into local politics by serving on the Charleston ...
http://afroamhistory.about.com/od/biographies/tp/African-American-Senators.htm
Biographies of influential African-Americans - African-American History
Biographies of African Americans. ... During the Reconstruction Period, several African-American leaders in the political and social arenas. Maggie Lena Walker  ...
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African-American Women - African-American History - About.com
Explore the major themes in African-American women's history, such as building families under slavery, fighting for ... African-American Women in Politics
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African American History and Women Timeline 1980-1989
A chronology of events and birthdates for African American women and other women involved in ... Patricia Roberts Harris died (lawyer, politician, diplomat) ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/aframwomentimeline/a/aaw1980_time.htm
African-American History Timeline: 1880 to 1889
During the 1880s, many of the liberties that African-Americans enjoyed as ... In this position, he is the first African-American to lead a major political party at the ...
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Famous African Americans in History - Race Relations - About.com
When black history month rolls around each year, many focus on the accomplishments of black activists and inventors. However, black poets, politicians and war ...
http://racerelations.about.com/od/historyofracerelations/tp/Five-Key-Figures-In-African-American-History-Before-1900.htm
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