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Ep.48 – Sarah Rector

The world's richest black woman in the early part of the 1900s was a 12 year old Oklahoman named Sarah

Episode Notes

After her family was sold to the Creek Indians and moved to Oklahoma in the early 1900s, Sarah Rector was given land at the age of 4 that turned out to be sitting on liquid gold. Nearly overnight, this young woman became arguably the richest black girl in the world.

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