Tag Archives: Civil Rights Movement

Ida B Wells ~ Constant Star

Day 322 of Colourisation Project – March 25 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Born in Holly Springs, Mississippi in 1862, the daughter of slaves, African-American journalist and suffragist, Ida B. … Continue reading

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Josephine Baker Day

Day 13 of Colourisation Project – May 20th On this day in 1951 the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) named May 20 Josephine Baker Day in honour of her efforts and fight against racism.  Josephine Baker  was … Continue reading

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