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$20 American Bill to Have Imprint of Black African American Woman

In the 1800s scientific racism classified the black quest for freedom as a mental illness called Drapetomania. The goal was to convince blacks that their freedom amounted to insanity and they were better off in bondage.

$20 American Bill to Have Imprint of Black African American Woman
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