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Gordon Parks stunning photos of life in 1950s Alabama

Mr and Mrs Albert Thornton sit in the front room of their home in the town. Writing became very important to Parks later in his life, and he would go on to co-found the magazine Essence

We’ve sure come a long way since the 50’s. Mother nursing baby, 1950. More #throwback #breastfeeding images from #Medela

Vintage African American Photo Family Group Friends Old Black History Americana

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Shotguns and sundaes: Gordon Parks's rare photographs of everyday life in the segregated South

Gordon Parks: Segregation Story features a broad selection of images – most of them published for the first time – from Gordon Parks’ powerful 1956 photographic series documenting the “Restraints: Open and Hidden” on an extended African American family p

Gordon Parks' Never-Before-Seen Photos Of 1950s Segregation

Gordon Parks photo esssay featured in Life Magazine in 1956 showing the African American experience in Alabama and the racial tension in the U.S. Gordon Parks collection will be exhibited this fall at The High Museum of Art in Atlanta -

Antique Pretty African American Women Photo Old Black History Americana

Antique Pretty African American Women Photo Old Black History Americana.

Kinship Concealed: Amish Mennonite/African American Family Connections: Sharon Cranford and Dwight Roth: 9781937952426: Masthof: Books