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Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback was an American publisher and politician, a Union Army officer, and first African American to become governor of a U.S. ...

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Governor P.B.S. Pinchback. Photo from Library of Congress. We know, from the vantage of history, that Reconstruction in the United States lasted little more than  ...

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Feb 20, 2015 ... Pinckney Pinchback is best known as the first person of ... AKA: P.B.S. Pinchback: Pinckney Pinchback; Full Name: Pinckney Benton Stewart ...

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Feb 12, 2016 ... The son of a white Southern planter and a former slave, Pinckney Benton Stewart “P. B. S.” Pinchback became the first African-American to ...

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Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback was born on May 10, 1837 to parents William Pinchback, a successful Virginia planter, and Eliza Stewart, his former slave.

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P.B.S. Pinchback. Pinckney Benton Stewart American Reconstruction-era politician. Born: May 10, 1837. Birthplace: Macon, Georgia. Pinchback was born to a ...

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Governor P.B.S. Pinchback, Photo: Library of Congress Digital ID cwpbh 03857. Pinckney Benton Stewart Pinchback was born on May 10, 1837 to parents ...

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Although he was not elected by popular vote, P. B. S. Pinchback advanced to the governor's office in Louisiana when political turmoil reached a crisis point.

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Though not democratically elected, Pinchback was the first US governor of African descent. Not until nearly 120 years had passed would the next black governor ...