Category : History

History

Edmonia Lewis

samepassage
Edmonia Lewis, in full Mary Edmonia Lewis, (born c. July 4, 1844, Greenbush, N.Y., U.S.—died Sept. 17, 1907, London, Eng.), an American sculptor whose Neoclassical...
History

O.W. Gurley

samepassage
Ottowa or O.W. Gurley is remembered as one of the wealthiest men in Tulsa, Oklahoma before the 1921 Tulsa Massacre destroyed his property and forced...
History

LEE ARCHER

samepassage
Lee Andrew Archer Jr., Tuskegee Airman in World War II, was born on September 6, 1919, in Yonkers, New York. His father was Lee Archer,...
History

McKinley Thompson

samepassage
To commemorate Black History Month, Robb Report is publishing a four-part series highlighting Black designers, thinkers, and other creators whose pioneering work has shaped the luxury sector. This is...
History

Stand Watie

samepassage
Born on December 12, 1806, near New Echota in the Cherokee Nation, East, in present Gordon County, Georgia, Stand Watie was given the Cherokee name...