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African American families

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Davenport photograph album

Identifier: 1986.98.15

The Davenport photograph album contains 92 photographs of the Gray family. The images are primarily unidentified portraits showing the family in backyards, parks, and at the beach. Photographs are mostly undated, but appear to be from the 1920’s and 30’s.

Dates: 1920-1921

Johnson family slide collection

Identifier: 2008-064-LIB

This collection contains roughly 3,000 slides belonging to the Johnsons, an African American family who lived at 842 N. Carey Street, circa 1950-1970. The slides contain Civil Rights images, including some labeled "Freedom March."

Dates: circa 1950-1970

Winn-Johnson letters

Identifier: MS 3249

This collection contains letters and telegrams, primarily from Adrienne Winn Johnson of Baltimore,Maryland, to Clarence Johnson, 1937-1945.

Dates: 1937 November 26-1945 May 21