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English: Shirley Chisholm, future member of the U.S. House of Representatives (D-NY), announcing her candidacy.
Українська: Ширлі Чісхолм - перша жінка-афроамериканка обрана до Конгресу США, перша афроамериканка яка стала кандидатом в Президенти США від Демократичної партії США та беззупинний борець за права жінок.
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Author Thomas J. O'Halloran, U.S. News & World Reports. Light restoration by Adam Cuerden
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English: Shirley Chisholm, who was the first African-American woman to be elected to the United States Congress, first African American to run for a major-party nomination to be United States President, first woman to run for the Democratic presidential nomination, and constant campaigner for the rights of women.


Public domain This work is from the U.S. News & World Report collection at the Library of Congress. According to the library, there are no known copyright restrictions on the use of this work.
This photograph is a work for hire created between 1952 and 1986 by one of the following staff photographers at U.S. News & World Report:
  • Warren K. Leffler (WKL)
  • Thomas J. O'Halloran (TOH)
  • Marion S. Trikosko (MST)
  • John Bledsoe (JTB)
  • Chick Harrity (CWH)

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Insofar as the rather minor cleanup this one required can gain copyright (the original is one of the least-damaged historic images I've seen in years), it is fully released into the public domain. (CC0 license)

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17:57, 14 February 2007Thumbnail for version as of 17:57, 14 February 2007651 × 1,024 (66 KB)Howcheng (talk | contribs)==Summary== {{Information |Description=w:Shirley Chisholm, future member of the U.S. House of Representatives (D-NY), announcing her candidacy. |Source={{LOC-image|id=ppmsc.01264}} |Date=1972-01-25 |Author=Thomas J. O'Halloran, U.S. News & World Repo
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