Apr 3, 2012

As a girl who struggled for admission to my local Girl Scout troop in the 1980s, I’m so appreciative of this photo. Ashe.



The First Black Girl Scout Troop

via MadameNoire.com

This photo, taken in the late 1930s, is of the first African-American troop in the Dixie Region, which covered the Southern states. Source: Girlscouts.org

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