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The Firsts Sweatshirt


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The Firsts Sweatshirt
The Firsts Sweatshirt
The Firsts Sweatshirt
The Firsts Sweatshirt
The Firsts Sweatshirt
The Firsts Sweatshirt
The Firsts Sweatshirt
A proud lists of firsts in Black History. This is the sweatshirt version.

Hiram R. Revels in 1870 became the first African American to serve in Congress, as a Republican senator representing the state of Mississippi.

Shirley Chisholm became the first African American congresswoman in 1969. She made history again when she became the first African American to be a major-party candidate for president, running for the Democratic nomination in 1972.

L. Douglas Wilder was the nation's first African American governor. He served Virginia from 1990 to 1994.

Colin Powell was the nation’s first African American secretary of state, serving from 2001 to 2004

Barack Obama was the nation’s first African American president, serving from 2009 to 2016

Kamala Harris, elected in 2020, is the nation’s first Woman and African American Vice President.

Raphael Warnock, elected in January 2021, is Georgia's first African American Senator.

• 50% cotton, 50% polyester
• Pre-shrunk
• Classic fit with no center crease
• 1x1 athletic rib knit collar with spandex
• Air-jet spun yarn with a soft feel and reduced pilling
• Double-needle stitched collar, shoulders, armholes, cuffs, and hem

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