Moment - consequential - Consequential is something important; significant. This image is significant because its a picture of an African American from World War II. Its a part of history and serves as an evidence of the terrible chaos. This image contains balance and line as well.

WORLD WAR I: African American infantryman posing in front of the American flag. Isn't it sad that throughout the history of photography striking black American images say, "Unidentified African American"? Wasn't the country built by them too?

African-American Flag  David Hammons (American, born 1943) MOMA    1990. Dyed cotton, 56" x 7' 4" (142.2 x 223.5 cm). Gift of The Over Holland Foundation. © 2011 David Hammons  296.1997

African-American Flag David Hammons (American, born MOMA Dyed cotton, 56 x 7 4 x cm). Gift of The Over Holland Foundation.

The red, black, and green Pan-African flag designed by the UNIA in 1920. The Pan-African flag — also known as the UNIA flag, Afro-American flag and Black Liberation Flag — is a tri-color flag consisting of three equal horizontal bands of (from top down) red, black and green. The Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA) formally adopted it on August 13, 1920 in Article 39 of the Declaration of Rights of the Negro Peoples of the World,

Flag of the UNIA - Pan-African flag - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sgt. William Harvey Carney, Company C, 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. First African-American to be recognized as having performed an act of bravery that warranted the awarding of the Congressional Medal of Honor. (bio by: Warrick L. Barrett)

William Harvey Carney, Company C, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. First African-American to be recognized as having performed an act of bravery that warranted the awarding of the Congressional

Rafer Johnson made his decathlon debut in 1954 and the next year he won the Pan American Games title and set the first of his three world decathlon records.He was favourite for '56 Olmpic title but placed 2nd then at the 1960 Olympic Games he became the first African American athlete to carry the U.S. flag in the Olympic procession, and he captured the decathlon gold medal.

Outstanding African American athletes through out American history with photos, including Rafer Johnson

July 19, 2015 - Mississippi Confederate flag supporter dies after rally when "'car full of jeering African American men forced him off the road".  Anthony Hervey,  49, was born in Water Valley, Mississippi.  He grew up in Oxford.  He served in the military and attended the University of Mississippi where he studied sociology.  He then travelled to London, England where he studied  Race & Ethnicity at the University of London. He was intern in Parliament in London and was often seen in…

July 19, 2015 - Mississippi Confederate flag supporter dies after rally when "'car full of jeering African American men forced him off the road". Anthony Hervey, 49, was born in Water Valley, Mississippi. He grew up in Oxford. He served in the military and attended the University of Mississippi where he studied sociology. He then travelled to London, England where he studied Race & Ethnicity at the University of London. He was intern in Parliament in London and was often seen in…

African-American Genealogy: 80 Top Resources for Finding Your African Ancestors

A large, comprehensive collection of African-American genealogy and ancestry resources to help you build your family tree and find your African ancestors.

PAN-AFRICAN AMERICAN Flag Color Hair Bead for Dreadlocks, Braids and Twist

PAN-AFRICAN AMERICAN Flag Color Hair Bead for Dreadlocks, Braids and Twist

This beautiful handmade hair bead was made to enhance your hair with elegance. Adorn your dreadlocks, locs, braids and twists with these coils.

[Two unidentified African American soldiers in uniforms and campaign hats standing in front of American flag]

[Two unidentified African American soldiers in uniforms and campaign hats standing in front of American flag]

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