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Henry Ossian Flipper (1856-1940) the first black graduate of West Point Military Academy

Henry Ossian Flipper (1856-1940) the first black graduate of West Point Military Academy


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Henry Ossian Flipper (1856-1940) the first black graduate of West Point Military Academy

PNP245880 Henry Ossian Flipper (1856-1940) the first black graduate of West Point Military Academy (b/w photo) by American Photographer, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: served with 10th US Cavalry; ); Peter Newark American Pictures; American, out of copyright

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This print showcases the remarkable Henry Ossian Flipper, a trailblazer who shattered barriers as the first black graduate of West Point Military Academy. Taken by an American photographer in the 19th century, this image captures Flipper's unwavering determination and resilience. Dressed in his distinguished military uniform, Flipper stands tall with an air of confidence and pride. His presence exudes strength and courage as he represents not only himself but also countless African Americans striving for equality during a tumultuous era in North America. As a member of the renowned 10th US Cavalry, known as the "Buffalo Soldiers". Flipper's service to his country was marked by distinction. This photograph immortalizes his contribution to history while serving as a reminder of the challenges he faced on his path to success. The portrait beautifully encapsulates Flipper's legacy, showcasing him as a symbol of hope and inspiration for generations to come. It serves as a testament to his perseverance against adversity and highlights the significance of diversity within institutions like West Point Military Academy. Preserved in private collection, this powerful image from Bridgeman Images is more than just a photograph; it is an embodiment of triumph over discrimination. It reminds us that through determination and resilience, individuals can break down barriers that once seemed insurmountable.

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