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Jump to. The first women's rights convention in the U. Convened by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, and others active in the anti-slavery movement, it resulted in a Declaration of Sentiments modeled on the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration demanded a variety of rights for women, including suffrage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton was the first woman to run for the U.
The first achievements by African Americans in various fields have historically marked footholds, often leading to more widespread cultural change.
The shorthand phrase for this is "breaking the color barrier". One commonly cited example is that of Jackie Robinsonwho became the first African American of the modern era to become a Major League Baseball player inending 60 years of segregated Negro leagues. Black schools Historically black colleges and universities Fraternities Stepping. Studies Art Literature.
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Black theology Womanist theology. LGBT community. Dialects and languages.
Andrews and Kachun document Our Nig as a novelized autobiography, and argue that The Curse of Caste is the first fully fictional novel by an African American to be published in the U. Senate in January to fill an unexpired term. Franklin Whittemore. Rainey took his seat on December 12, John Willis Menard was actually the first African American elected to the House but he was denied his seat. Goode for the cabinet bed, Chicago, Illinois. Davis Jr. Navy warshipand the first promoted to the rank of admiral Clifford Davis applied to the law school inand after several failed attempts was granted admission in Septemberbut was unable to enroll in classes.
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Hunt later enrolled on February 2, ByCBS and other networks were viewable nationwide. Continental Airlines, Inc. This is also true of the first Black character to star in his own mainstream comic-book feature, Waku, Prince of the Bantu, who headlined one of four features in the multiple-character omnibus series Jungle Tales September — Septemberfrom Marvel's s predecessor, Atlas Comics.
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