Helen Keller and Alexander Graham Bell. This is a famous, intensely evocative photo, taken in of Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller (seated). Bell introduced Keller to her famous teacher when Helen was a child.
An African American woman being carried to police patrol wagon during demonstration in Brooklyn, New York in Photo credit: If anyone knows who the photographer was, please let us know. — in Brooklyn, New York.
bobbi gibb in 1966 ~ the first woman to have run the entire boston marathon running without a number because women were not allowed into the race. gibb’s run in 1966 challenged prevalent prejudices and misconceptions about women's athletic capabilities.
Breiman - "Ida Breiman, an garment worker in Rochester, New York by way of Zhitomir, Ukraine, would be shot dead by a sweatshop owner in the course of a garment strike involving workers that began on this date in