Credits

Amanda Smith

Home

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The six plane factories of the Douglas Aircraft Company have been termed an industrial melting pot, since men and women of fifty-eight national origins work side by side in pushing Americas's plane output. S. O. Porter, Douglas director of personnel, recently declared that Negros are doing an outstanding job in all plants. Miss Amanda Smith is employed in the Long Beach Plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company.

Infographic

The Georgia Negro. Assessed value of household and kitchen furniture owned by Georgia Negroes.

Patent

Electronic monitoring systems and methods, US7123141B2

Aiyana Jones

About

ft. Aiyana Jones and W.E.B DuBois

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Artist rendering of Aiyana Jones, currently hanging in the lobby of the People’s Science headquarters in Harlem, New York. (Source, Robert Pruitt, “Untitled 3”)

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Proportion of Whites and Negroes in the different classes of occupation in the United States

Patent

Gene detection field-effect device and method of analyzing gene polymorphism, US20100197001A1

Melba Roy

Race After Technology

ft. Melba Roy and W.E.B DuBois

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Melba Roy headed the group of NASA mathematicians, known as "computers," who tracked the Echo satellites. Roy's computations helped produce the orbital element timetables by which millions could view the satellite from Earth as it passed overhead.

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Negro Population Of Georgia

Patent

Jail door operating and locking mechanism, US8180112B2

People's Science

People’s Science

ft. Marie M. Daly and W.E.B DuBois

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Marie M. Daly was the first Black American woman in the United States to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry

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The Georgia Negro. Assessed value of household and kitchen furniture owned by Georgia Negroes.

Patent

General purpose gene synthesizer, US4598049A

Captivating Technology

Captivating Technology

ft. Civil Rights Protesters and W.E.B DuBois

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Photograph shows a procession of African Americans carrying signs for equal rights, integrated schools, decent housing, and an end to bias.

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Proportion Of Total Negro Children Of School Age Who Are Enrolled In the Public Schools

Patent

Methods and compositions for gene correction, US9631187B2

Ruth Miller

Research

I left my drill in El Segundo. ft. Ruth Miller & W.E.B DuBois

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Ruth Miller, El Segundo Plant of the Douglas Aircraft Company, Douglas Aircraft

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A Series Of Statistical Charts Illustrating The Condition Of The Descendants Of Former African Slaves Now Resident In The United States Of America

Patent

Prisoner tracking and warning system and corresponding methods, US6437696B1

teaching

Teaching

ft. W.E.B Dubois

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The Georgia Negro Assessed value of household and kitchen furniture owned by Georgia Negroes.

Patent

Internal monitoring and behavior control system, US6154676A

Children, Watts

Resources

ft. children in Watts and W.E.B Dubois

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“Children in Watts grow up with the signs of fear, desperation and hatred all around. The words painted last August on this little grocery store, telling rioters that it is owned by a Negro and urging them to burn something else, were left on the walls for months afterwards – just in case.” Caption from LIFE.

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Assessed Valuation of All Taxable Property

Patent

Enabling persistent recognition of individuals in images, US8180112B2

Ella Baker

Events

ft. Ella Baker and W.E.B Dubois

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Ella Baker, American Civil Rights and Human Rights Activist

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Occupation Of Negroes and Whites In Georgia

Patent

Electronic monitoring systems and methods, US7123141B2

CORE activists

Media

ft. CORE activists and W.E.B Dubois

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News media interviewing CORE activists waging a sit-in and hunger strike outside the Los Angeles Board of Education offices to raise awareness of segregation and inequality in the public schools. x Charles Brittin, Los Angeles, CA, September 1963. Los Angeles, Getty Research Institute.

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Negro Teachers in Georgia Public Schools

Patent

Human tumor-associated gene, US6673914B1

Mae Jemison

Contact

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Mae Jemison is an American engineer, physician and NASA astronaut. First African American woman to travel in space when she went into orbit aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour on September 12, 1992.

Patent

Human tumor-associated gene, US6673914B1

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