Cre8tive.Irony X SnapsByCharles "1804" SnapbackSnapback hat made in commemoration of Haiti's independence from France in 1804. Be sure to follow them on twitter and instagram: @Cre8tive.irony and @snapsbycharlesFabrication : 80/20 Acrylic BlendTHIS IS A PRE-SALE - IF purchased, hat will be shipped on official drop date of 7.31.15Shipping: 3-5 Business Days ( from drop date of ordered in presale ) **NO RETURNS- NO REFUNDS- ALL SALES ARE FINALE**
Jean Jacques Dessalines. 0 September 1758 – 17 October 1806) was a leader of the Haitian Revolution and the first ruler of an independent Haiti under the 1801 constitution. Initially regarded as governor-general, Dessalines later named himself Emperor Jacques I of Haiti (1804–1806). He is regarded as a founding father of Haiti. In 1804, General Dessalines assumed dictatorial power, and Haiti became the second independent nation in the Americas.
Jean-Jacques Dessalines-The French Imperial army was, soon however, infected and destroyed by the disease of yellow fever, amid fierce resistance led by Haitian revolutionary generals Toussaint Louverture and Jean-Jacques Dessalines. Faced by imminent war against Britain, within a year of dispatching the army to Haiti and possible bankruptcy, Napoleon now recognised any French possessions on the mainland of North America would be indefensible considering Britain's control of the sea.
Kathleen Neal Cleaver,moved to San Francisco in November, 1967, to join the Black Panther Party. Cleaver became the first female member of the Party’s decision-making body. Notably, she organized the national campaign to free the Party’s minister of defense, Huey Newton, who was jailed. In 1968 she ran for California's 18th state assembly district,as a candidate of the Peace and Freedom party. Cleaver received 2,778 votes for 4.7% of the total vote, finishing third in a four candidate race.
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October 16, 1859
October 16, 1859: Abolitionist John Brown leads 18 men in an attack on the Harpers Ferry armory. The raid to seize the weapons failed and Brown was captured, tried, and hung. At his trial, Brown said: "Now, if it is deemed necessary that I should forfeit my life for the furtherance of the ends of justice, and mingle my blood...with the blood of millions in this slave country whose rights are disregarded by wicked, cruel, and unjust enactments, I submit; so let it be done!"
School of Paolo Veronese Portrait of a Moorish Woman Italy (c. 1550s) oil on canvas on panel 38mm x 25mm This is a panting made by one of th...