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America’s First Black Female Judge – Jane Matilda Bolin

Day 76 of Colourisation Project – July 22 On this day, July 22, 1939 at the age of 31, Jane Matilda Bolin was appointed America’s first black female judge. Born on April 11, 1908, in Poughkeepsie, New York, Bolin was … Continue reading

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