Legendary Producer and Filmmaker Neema Barnette (Civil Brand, Women thou Art Loosed: On The 7th Day, Queen Sugar) presents BHMD Micro Docs. These are even faster ways you can educate young and old about the varying contributions of Blacks in American history. Think of it as the "Cliff Notes" for the digital age in only 20 seconds.
BHMD MICRO DOCS presents WILLIAM STILL
William Still (October 7, 1821 – July 14, 1902) was an African-American abolitionist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, conductor on the Underground Railroad, writer, historian and civil rights activist. He was chairman of the Vigilance Committee of the Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society.
BHMD MICRO DOCS presents Daisy Bates
Daisy Lee Gatson Bates (November 11, 1914 – November 4, 1999) was an American civil rights activist, publisher, journalist, and lecturer who played a leading role in the Little Rock Integration Crisis of 1957.
BHMD MICRO DICS - Charles Sifford
Charles Luther Sifford (June 2, 1922 – February 3, 2015)
was a professional golfer who was the first African American to play on the PGA Tour. He won the Greater Hartford Open in 1967 and the Los Angeles Open in 1969. He also won the United Golf Association's National Negro Open six times, and the PGA Seniors' Championship in 1975.
For his contributions to golf, Sifford was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2004. He was awarded the Old Tom Morris Award in 2007, the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2014, and an honorary doctorate from the University of St Andrews. Lee Trevino referred to Sifford as the "Jackie Robinson" of golf, and Tiger Woods acknowledged that Sifford paved the way for his career.
BHMD MIRCO DOCS - George Washington Carver
January 5, marks the birth of George Washington Carver in 1864. He was an educator and innovator in the agricultural sciences. Join us in celebrating him by sharing our brand-new Micro Doc.
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