InDivisible: The Story of Black Native American People

Comanche family, early 1900s. Photo courtesy of Sam DeVenney.

Comanche family, early 1900s. Photo courtesy of Sam DeVenney.

Here is a family from the Comanche Nation located in southwestern Oklahoma. This photo exemplifies the mixed culture and history of the Black Native American people. As a result of years of enslavement and discrimination, Africans and Native Americans created a unique ethnicity, often unheard-of in American History.
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