Highlighting Garrett Augustus Morgan, Sr.

Happy Black History month! Highlighting Garrett Augustus Morgan, Sr. who was featured on the front of my church bulletin this a.m.

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Garrett Augustus Morgan, Sr. (March 4, 1877 – July 27, 1963) African American inventor of the traffic light and gas mask.

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Photo description: picture of Kristin Richardson Jordan, New York City Council candidate for District 9 Harlem (vote June 2021), front facing the camera and making eye contact, picture from the neck up, wearing a black cardigan and a green African print dress. Her natural hair is out in an afro. She is in Salem United Methodist Church in Harlem which can be seen in the background. She’s leaning forward and holding up a bulletin with a cover photo of Black inventor Garrett Augustus Morgan, Sr.