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Book cover for Fresh Banana Leaves      

Fresh Banana Leaves: Healing Indigenous Landscapes Through Indigenous Science by Jessica Hernandez, PhD




Images from the 2024 Black History Month poster:

Promotional and souvenir program autographed by Marian Anderson, 1954

Promotional and souvenir program autographed by Marian Anderson


Portrait of Louis Armstrong, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. Apr. 1947

Portrait of Louis Armstrong, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. Apr. 1947


Photograph of Jacob Lawrence, 1959

Arnold Newman, Jacob Lawrence, 1959


Photograph of Langston Hughes, Chicago, December 1941

Gordon Parks, Langston Hughes, Chicago, December 1941


Alvin Ailey in "Roots of the Blues," 1961. Photograph by Jack Mitchell

Alvin Ailey in "Roots of the Blues," 1961. Photograph by Jack Mitchell


Phillis Wheatley by an unidentified artist  Engraving on paper, 1773

Phillis Wheatley / by an unidentified artist / Engraving on paper, 1773 / National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution



Original photos from the poster

Clouds above field

Vorel, Martin (2015). Clouds Above the Field. Libreshot. https://libreshot.com/clouds-field/

Climbers on Mount Everest

Sansubba (2008). Climbing Everest. https://4.bp.blogspot.com/-t3tygvL7fFk/UfkF-wmkDEI/AAAAAAAAADk/GxBiwFjNgYs/s1600/Climbing+Mount+Everest,+The+World's+Highest+Mountain.jpg

elephants gathered around water

van Heerden, Frans (2017, November) untitled photograph. Pexels. https://www.pexels.com/photo/big-5-elephant-safari-wild-animals-767135/

raindrops on leaves

Denyer, Circe. Rain. Public Doman Pictures. https://www.publicdomainpictures.net/en/view-image.php?image=142137&picture=rain

close up of waves

PublicDomainPictures (2014). untitled photograph. Pixabay. https://pixabay.com/photos/waves-sky-surf-blue-spray-sea-314779/

Shadows of Camels against sand

Queiroz, Thais R. (2016). untitled photograph. Pixabay. https://pixabay.com/photos/sahara-desert-sand-shadow-dromedary-1441613/

silhouette of bird on body of water during sunset

Flores, Charlie (2017). Silhouette of Bird on Body of Water During Sunset. Pexels. https://www.pexels.com/photo/silhouette-of-bird-on-body-of-water-during-sunset-4514694/

vegetables in crates at outdoor market

Tiburi (2016). untitled photograph. Pixabay. https://pixabay.com/photos/market-vegetables-food-fresh-1590830/

Bumblebee on purple flower

Clark, Brian, J. (2013). untitled photograph. Pixabay. https://pixabay.com/photos/bumblebee-bumble-bee-bumble-bee-141495/

River with mountains in background

Wheeler, James (2013). Leading River. Fine Art America. https://fineartamerica.com/featured/leading-river-james-wheeler.html

Sea turtle and divers at Great Barrier Reef

Australia: Great Barrier Reef. https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-_F-62iL6o7A/V5qYvzFhIEI/AAAAAAAAAJs/b24lz4qIVyUtTSc1urvBv--eTgDuqYamACKgB/s1600/australia_great_barrier_reef.png

Stand of trees

PublicDomainPictures. Stand of Trees. Pixabay. https://pixabay.com/photos/tree-trees-tree-trunk-line-tall-164635/



Citations for works and images on infographic:

Gómez-Quiñones, J., & Morris, I. V. (2005). Chicano Movement. In M. C. Horowitz (Ed.), New Dictionary of the History of Ideas (Vol. 1, pp. 305-309). Charles Scribner's Sons. 

Holman Library. (2022, September). Latinx heritage focus: The Chicano movement [Illustration]. Latinx Studies. https://libguides.greenriver.edu/Latinxstudies

Kovalchek, F. (2021, August). Street art at Chicano Park, Barrio Logan, San Diego [Photograph]. Flickr. https://flic.kr/p/2mUKunu

Seattle Civil Rights & Labor History Project (n.d.). The creation of a community. El Centro de la Raza,1-2. http://depts.washington.edu/civilr/images/mecha/ docs/pdfs/elcentro.pdf

Telles, E. E. & Ortiz, V.. (2008). Generations of Exclusion : Mexican-Americans, Assimilation, and Race. Russell Sage Foundation.