Esther Jones, known by her stage name, "Baby Esther," was an African-American singer and entertainer of the late Her "baby" singing style often included the phrase “Boop-oop-a-doop”. She performed regularly at the Cotton Club in Harlem.
YOUNG AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN IN DETROIT (POSSIBLY A SEAMSTRESS)
1931 Nobel Peace Prize winner, which she won jointly with Nicholas Murray Butler; president of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom and founder of Hull House, a U. settlement house for immigrants families.
Young Alan Turing - founder of computer science, helped win World War II by decrypting the german coding machine Enigma. After the war he was tried in court for being gay, found guilty, forced to take castration pills, and then driven to commit suicide.
Woman in sunbonnet Kentuckyiana Digital Library Doris Ulmann collection. This looks so much like my grandma McAbee. the way she is holding her arm, the bonnet, the blouse buttoned all the way to the top, and that aged face of wisdom.