Google doodle honors life of Ida B. Wells-Barnett - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Google doodle honors life of Ida B. Wells-Barnett

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Google is known for altering its logo in "doodles" to honor and celebrate various people and events. Thursday's honored one of Memphis's own.

The company paid a tribute to Ida B. Wells-Barnett.

The Holly Springs, Mississippi native is well-known for her pamphlets that covered lynchings here in Memphis. 

Thursday would have been the activist's 153rd birthday.

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