The Buffalo Soldiers comprised of former slaves, freemen and Black Civil War soldiers, who were the first to serve during peacetime. The Buffalo Soldiers Museum is located right in the heart of Houston. Find complete information on the Buffalo Soldiers as you visit online http://buffalosoldiermuseum.com/who-are-the-buffalo-soldiers/ or in person.
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Barbara Jordan was a U.S. congressional representative from Texas and was the first African American congresswoman to come from the Deep South. Barbara Jordan was also a lawyer, educator and the first African American woman ever elected to the Texas Senate (1966). See a brief biography.
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