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hoopskirtsociety · a year ago
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African American female portraits ca.1909
Historical fashion detail in photography.
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pastelgothicc98 · 10 months ago
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It’s hard to find pictures of black Victorians with rag curls so I did digging. I just hate that they say it’s a white hairstyle when it was just the style of that time period and POC had it as well.
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forthosebefore · a month ago
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A Texan Family — Black History in Texas
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A family presumed to be Eli Thomas Randon, Hattie Banks Randon, and their child Earl Alexander Randon, taken in 1913 at Winkelmann’s Studio, Brenham, Washington County; courtesy Dolph Briscoe Center for American History (Via the Texas Historical Commission)
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victoriarobedeauxart · a year ago
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Princess Sara Forbes Bonetta, 2020, digital painting
https://www.redbubble.com/people/torifoster/works/44748510-princess-sara?asc=u&ref=recent-owner
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banji-effect · 2 years ago
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Portraits of Fanny Eaton by Simeon Solomon (top row), Frederick Sandys (bottom left), and Joanna Boyce (bottom right)
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blackbonniex · 3 years ago
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What they AIN’T finna do is act like we haven’t BEEN out here killing the game! Slaying and serving face! We’ve been setting trends since before trends became trends! We lit in any era!
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forthosebefore · 11 months ago
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The Adventures of Selika is a 2017 short film directed by Sybil H. Mair, and stars Karidja Touré, Jennifer Daley, Luke Elliott, Krystian Godlewski, and Filippo Scarafia. The film tells the story of a young African princess, who displaced by war, is sent to be raised by a noble family mid-19th Century France. When Selika is forced from the comfort and safety of her adopted family, she sets out for Paris to forge her own curious and independent path in the world. Streaming now on EQUUS Film Channel: https://bit.ly/2y9kjG6
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