CARTER™ Magazine launched February 1, 2011. celebrating Black History and Hip Hop culture for 762 days and counting. This year they will celebrate their 2nd anniversary on instagram with icons from their glorious past and prosperous future for the entire month of February. The homage continues as CARTER Magazine expands they’re social business with friends and family on Instagram . take a look at the Black History Month Mashups and log on to CARTER Magazine for more information.
Today in History We Honor Shirley Chisholm, the first black woman elected to Congress, and opened her historic campaign for President on January 25, 1972.
Today in History We Honor Elijah McCoy, a Black Inventor and engineer who was notable for his 57 U.S. Patents, most to do with lubrication of steam engines. The popular expression “The Real McCoy” came from railroad engineers looking to avoid inferior copies would request it by name.
For more mashups on Betty Carter, Don Cornelius, Roy Campanella, Ray Charles, Sean Combs, please visit CARTER™ Magazine’s instagram [here]
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