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“Marie-Josèphe-Angélique”

The Tragic Life and End of a Little Black Woman “Marie-Josèphe-Angélique” As the story goes without any solid evidence this is an abstract of what took place. Marie-Joseph Angélique was the black slave of a rich widow in Montreal. According … Continue reading

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Gladys Mae Brown

Gladys Mae Brown 1931 (age 87–88) Born in Dinwiddie County, Virginia, to a farming family in a community of sharecroppers. After gaining a scholarship for achieving the first place in her high-school class, she studied mathematics at Virginia State College. … Continue reading

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