Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange is a famous American photographer that used her pictures to share people’s stories. She was born on May 26, 1895, in Hoboken, New Jersey to German immigrants. Growing up she loved art, reading, and going to plays and concerts with her family. When she was seven years old she became sick with polio. The virus made her right …

Temple Grandin

Temple Grandin is a world famous scientist and inventor. She works to give animals a better life. Temple was born August 29, 1947, in Boston, Massachusetts. She is the oldest of the four siblings. She was diagnosed with autism at the age of two and a half and was told she was not like the other kids. Every day we …

Bessie Coleman

Bessie Coleman was the world’s first Black woman pilot, but it was no easy task to get there. Bessie Coleman was born in Texas and grew up with her mom and two sisters. Together they picked cotton to support the family. When she was young, she knew deep down inside she wanted to accomplish something great so she stayed in …