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Gwendolyn Gates: My Mom

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For the entire month of February, I’m covering lesser-known individuals in Black History since it’s Black History Month. Today, however, I’m taking a break from that format to showcase my mom, Gwendolyn Gates. I decided to interview her since she worked as a Computer Operator, an IT job, in the South during the late 1970’s. […]

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Bessie Blount Griffin | Lesser-Known Individual In Black History

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For the entire month of February, I’m covering lesser-known individuals in Black History since it’s Black History Month. This article explores Bessie Blount Griffin and her work. Bessie Blount Griffin: Her Vitals Per her Wikipedia page Bessie Blount Griffin was: Born: November 24, 1914 in Hickory, VA Died: December 30, 2009 What Did Bessie Blount […]