Mrs Eleanor Xiniwe (née Ndwanya) of the African Choir, Photographed by London Stereoscopic Company studios. Between a group of young Africans singers toured Britain and North American as the ’ African Choir’. Inspired by Orpheus M.
“Black people did not "come to this country seeking a better life.” They were kidnapped from their homes in Africa, dragged in chains and loaded onto slave ships–treated not like human beings but like things, commodities to be traded and used to.
Photograph of a “No White People Allowed in the Zoo Today” sign taken at the Memphis Zoo by Ernest Withers in the Even visits to the zoo were segregated. Blacks had only one day a week they could visit the zoo while whites could go on the other week days.