African Americans were largely ignored by major motion picture studios in the first two decades of the 20th Century. Here, we see the staff of what is considered the first all-black movie production unit in the U.S. -- the Lincoln Motion Picture Company (founded by brothers Noble and George Johnson in 1916 in Omaha, NE). http://www.blackpast.org/?q=aah/lincoln-motion-picture-company

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Such an incredible picture - Major Dick Winters, Captain Lewis Nixon & Lieutenant Harry Welsh, Austria, 1945

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Poster: The Realization of a Negro's Ambition (1916) The Lincoln Motion Picture Company was an American film production company founded by the Johnson brothers in 1915 in Omaha, Nebraska; it was incorporated in 1916 in Los Angeles, California. Among the first organized black filmmakers, it became the first producer of so-called race movies.The company stated its purpose was to "encourage black pride" while upholding the social order of the period. It wanted to correct the distortions... .

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Bridal bouquet for a rustic fall wedding, made with flowers, cattails, wheat, pine cones and a deer antler. Flowers by Viviano Flower Shop, photo by The People Picture Company.

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Stash Tea Company Brilliant Packaging Design examples for your inspiration this week // Introducing moirestudiosjkt a thriving website and graphic design studio. Feel Free to Follow us @moirestudiosjkt to see more #outstanding pins like this. #packaging #graphicDesign

Stash Tea Company Brilliant Packaging Design examples for your inspiration this week // Introducing moirestudiosjkt a thriving website and graphic design studio. Feel Free to Follow us @moirestudiosjkt to see more #outstanding pins like this. #packaging #graphicDesign

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Networking tip: Don't run out of business cards. Add yourself as a contact in your phone, complete with your full name, picture, company info etc. Use it as an e-card, text it to people you meet, and you'll never run out of business cards again.

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