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Broadway : An Encyclopedia of Theater and American Culture

Broadway : An Encyclopedia of Theater and American Culture

Carl Sagan: “Reincarnation Deserves Serious Study.” Years Later & The Results Are In

Carl Sagan: “Reincarnation Deserves Serious Study.” Years Later & The Results Are In

These 3 girls were part of a group of former slaves from New Orleans sent to the North on a publicity tour to raise money for schools that served former slaves run by abolitionist groups after the Union Army occupied much of Louisiana in 1863, and to arouse the sympathy of countrymen who were preoccupied by war, and ambivalent on the issue of  slavery. One of the major reasons for the great success of this campaign was that four of the children were of mixed race.....but looked white.

The 'white' slave children of New Orleans: Images of pale mixed-race slaves used to drum up sympathy among wealthy donors in 1860s

These 3 girls were part of a group of former slaves from New Orleans sent to the North on a publicity tour to raise money for schools that served former slaves run by abolitionist groups after the Union Army occupied much of Louisiana in 1863, and to arouse the sympathy of countrymen who were preoccupied by war, and ambivalent on the issue of slavery. One of the major reasons for the great success of this campaign was that four of the children were of mixed race.....but looked white.

The American Drive-In: History and Folklore of the Drive-in Restaurant in American Car Culture: Michael Karl Witzel: 9780879389192: Amazon Books at http://amzn.to/2gsFdGU

The American Drive-In: History and Folklore of the Drive-in Restaurant in American Car Culture: Michael Karl Witzel: 9780879389192: Amazon Books at http://amzn.to/2gsFdGU

While everyone else was crushing on Erik Estrada, I was admiring his sidekick Larry Wilcox <3

While everyone else was crushing on Erik Estrada, I was admiring his sidekick Larry Wilcox <3

Custom DecoLiner -- awesome. Look closely: it has a flybridge that seats five, and you can drive the vehicle from up there.  Has wood decking on top, with a very nautical flair.  Hahahahahahaha!  I want one.

Custom DecoLiner -- awesome. Look closely: it has a flybridge that seats five, and you can drive the vehicle from up there. Has wood decking on top, with a very nautical flair. Hahahahahahaha! I want one.