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All photographs form the Jean-Marie Donat Collection From toddlers posing as minstrels to men blacked up to flog their sweet cider, these staggering pictures show attitudes to race from the 1880s to the late 1960s

A short history of blackface – in pictures

All photographs form the Jean-Marie Donat Collection From toddlers posing as minstrels to men blacked up to flog their sweet cider, these staggering pictures show attitudes to race from the to the late

Africans-- I would really love for people to stop ignorantly declaring that black people are trying to assimilate. To what exactly when we already have these features in our gene pool. Really.

Leviticus in the seventh day the priest shall look on the plague: and, behold, if the scall spread not, and there be in it no yellow hair, and the scall be not in sight deeper than the skin;

Al Jolson Blackface Minstrel Show

Al Jolson plays blackface minstrel performer EP Christy in "Swanee River" Jolson got his start in minstrel shows and was the most famous minstrel art.

Original C. 1910 Minstrel Show Broadside   Keeseville New York.  24"X9" in excellent Condition, professionally framed.                    $495

Churches have always been a place of conspiracy for white people rather than for worship. Wake up Black People smh

Burnt Cork black face

Theatre Make Up for "Nxxxxx" Impersonation, aka 'Black Face' Burnt Cork Product

This minstrel show was an American entertainment with both whites in black face as well as blacks in black face

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This is an image of a vintage Steins minstrel theater black face paint used as the makeup for minstrel shows.

This is an image of a vintage Steins minstrel theater black face paint used as the makeup for minstrel shows.

USING BLACK BABIES AS BAIT.  "they would steal the babies during the course of the day, -some would be infants, some would be a yr old, some would be toddlers- they would grab these children, take them down to the swamp & leave them in pens like little chicken coops. At night, they'd take these babies, tie them up, put a rope around their neck & torso & tie it tight- They would throw in the babies, in a matter of minutes, alligator would clamp his jaws on that child, he was swallowed"

USING BLACK BABIES AS BAIT. "they would steal the babies during the course of the day, -some would be infants, some would be a yr old, some would be toddlers- they would grab these children, take them down to the swamp & leave them in pens like little ch

White performer Thomas Dartmouth "Daddy" Rice adds a new twist to the tradition of mimicking African Americans, and his "Jim Crow" dance earns him the title "father of blackface minstrelsy." Minstrel shows produce two major stereotypes that haunt black performers for years -- the clown and the dandy. 1828.jpg 236×347 pixels

White performer Thomas Dartmouth "Daddy" Rice adds a new twist to the tradition…

Louis Latimer was the only African American engineer/scientist member of the elite  Edison Pioneers research and development organization. Until Latimer's process for  making carbon filament, Edison's light bulbs would burn only for a few minutes. Latimer's  filament burned for hours.

Lewis Latimer worked alongside Thomas Edison during the creation of the light bulb. He is responsible for inventing the carbon filament in the light bulb we use today!

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