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Rep. Shirley Chisolm in 1965.
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Rep. Shirley Chisolm in 1965.
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Rep. Shirley Chisolm in 1965.
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Shirley Chisolm. Chisholm was the first black woman elected to Congress, and made history in 1972 by running for president. She was also a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus and the National Women’s Political Caucus.
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Shirley Chisholm, Congresswoman from New York, looking at list of numbers posted on a wall.
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Roger Higgins/World Telegram staff photographer/Public domain
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