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Mary Winston Jackson worked as a mathematician, called human computer, at NACA and later NASA from 1950-1985.

Worked at NACA and NASA with tracking teams of manned and unmanned orbital missions. Notable calculations included trajectory for Alan Shepard‘s 1959 flight; Verification calculations made for John Glenn's 1962 orbit; and calculations for the 1969…

President Roosevelt signing a declaration.

General Armstrong was instrumental in starting the Hampton University, then known as the Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute.

Excerpt from the Acts of the General Assembly of the State of Virginia, passed at the session of 1869-'70 showing Virginia granting a charter establishing the Hampton Agricultural and Normal Institute.

Photocopy of an original photograph

From item caption:"Fugitive slaves approaching the Federal sentinels rear of Fortess Monroe and seeking the protection of General Butler. Fugitive slaves entering Fortress Monroe - passing the drawbridge at the main entrance guarded by the…
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