Student Historian

Elizabeth Fawthrop is an undergraduate student, majoring in Political Science, at the University of Washington, Seattle.  After graduation Elizabeth intends to pursue a career in public policy.  She is currently involved in anti-racist and social justice movements.  

Morgan Freeman (1937- )

Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Porterfield Freeman, Jr. was born June 1, 1937 in Memphis, Tennessee, the son of Morgan Porterfield Sr., a barber, and Mayme Edna Morgan.  Throughout his childhood the Freeman family moved often, living in Mississippi, Indiana and Chicago.  Freeman showed early promise … Read MoreMorgan Freeman (1937- )