“Her collection of binders is a thorough history of the past 7-odd decades of African-American achievement. She’s preserved countless stories she admires, “maybe not knowing the people, but being so proud of the accomplishments.”

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She Spent 89 Years Working For One Cause… But She Never Expected THIS Reward. Incredible!

Earning a doctorate is no mean feat. It usually takes between five and eight years to reach this level of academic expertise. But for Irene Bishop Goggans, the process actually took closer to 90 years, and it came as something of a shock. Despite conducting decades of tireless research, she had never enrolled in any… View Article

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