HIDDEN FIGUREZ: CHARLOTTE L. BROWN REFUSED TO GIVE UP HER SEAT IN 1863, LEADING TO MAJOR CIVIL RIGHTZ CAMPAIGN

It is often said Rosa Parks sat so we could stand. Well it seems there was a woman before Mrs. Parks to take a similar approach to civil rights. At 8PM on April 17, 1863, Charlotte Brown took a seat on a horse-drawn streetcar one block from her home on Filbert Street in San Francisco. […]