Today's American Minute — Forgotten Successful Black Americans - American Minute with Bill Federer

Forgotten Successful Black Americans - American Minute with Bill Federer

Forgotten Successful Black Americans - American Minute with Bill Federer

Forgotten Successful Black Americans - American Minute with Bill Federer

American history has many inspiring stories of notable Black American entrepreneurs, some of which are listed below. PAUL CUFFEE (1759-1817) was a devout Quaker Christian. His father was a freed slave from Ghana and his mother was native American of the Wampanoag tribe. Having no formal education, he learned to read and write, and studied arithmetic and navigation. Read as PDF ... Miracles in American History-Vol. TWO: Amazing Faith that Shaped the Nation Paul Cuffee worked as a farmer, carpenter, fisherman, sea captain, sailing on whaling and cargo ships. He built a successful shipyard and shipping business, employing all black...

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