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1st Juni 2012

Foto gerebloggt von For My Brother Mike mit 55 Anmerkungen


NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — For years, varied and sometimes wild claims have been made about the origins of a group of dark-skinned Appalachian residents once known derisively as the Melungeons. Some speculated they were descended from Portuguese explorers, or perhaps from Turkish slaves or Gypsies…
A new DNA study in the Journal of Genetic Genealogy attempts to separate truth from oral tradition and wishful thinking. The study found the truth to be somewhat less exotic: Genetic evidence shows that the families historically called Melungeons are the offspring of sub-Saharan African men and white women of northern or central European origin.

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — For years, varied and sometimes wild claims have been made about the origins of a group of dark-skinned Appalachian residents once known derisively as the Melungeons. Some speculated they were descended from Portuguese explorers, or perhaps from Turkish slaves or Gypsies…

A new DNA study in the Journal of Genetic Genealogy attempts to separate truth from oral tradition and wishful thinking. The study found the truth to be somewhat less exotic: Genetic evidence shows that the families historically called Melungeons are the offspring of sub-Saharan African men and white women of northern or central European origin.

Getaggt: tennessee

9th Juli 2011

Foto gerebloggt von Citron Collective mit 5 Anmerkungen

medicine show, Huntingdon, TN, by Ben Shahn 1935

medicine show, Huntingdon, TN, by Ben Shahn 1935

Getaggt: america number one1935tennessee

30th März 2011

Foto gerebloggt von Regard Intemporel mit 48 Anmerkungen

regardintemporel:

Henri Cartier-Bresson - Memphis, Tennessee, 1947

regardintemporel:

Henri Cartier-Bresson - Memphis, Tennessee, 1947

Getaggt: tennessee1947cartier-bresson