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Bob Cousy drives to the basket during the 1951 NBA All-Star Game. Cousy finished with eight points, eight assists and nine rebounds in the East’s 111-94 victory.
Astounding..land a lot of people on both sides of segregation who experienced it are still alive. Mind-blowing, thank you for posting this.
Recently The Gordon Parks Foundation discovered over 70 unpublished photographs by Parks at the bottom of an old storage box wrapped in paper and marked as “Segregation Series.” These never before series of images not only give us a glimpse into the everyday life of African Americans during the 50′s but are also in full color, something that is uncommon for photographs from that era.
Lucille Ball with Mike and Joe Mayer, the young actors who played Little Ricky on ‘I Love Lucy’, 1955.
Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore.
Bill Nye partying in the 80’s.
We are Devo.