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                       June 15, 2016

On This Day in American History
On June 15, 1877, Henry Ossian Flipper, a former slave, is the first African-American to graduate from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York. During his four years at West Point, Flipper was never spoken to by a white cadet.
YOSHIDA BLOGS:When I put the first beginning words of this article in the Google search, there came out many items concerned. "1877 First African American graduate of West Point...."(HISTORY) is the one I got. I also got much information by "Henry Ossian Flipper ". I am particularly interested in "... However, President Bill Clinton pardoned Flipper on February 19, 1999.....". This  drove me to add the photo in which the President signing a document of pardon. Sorry, I am too busy now reading a long Wikipedia story about Henry...
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