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Original Format

3 photos on black paper album page

Original Size

6.5 x 9.5 in


Left, Photo 1: man in double-breasted suit with boutonniere, patterned tie and fedora standing in front of the side of a house;

Center, Photo 2: woman wearing a white dress or suit with dark necklace is flanked by 2 men in suits, each holding a cigarette, standing on the sidewalk across the street from a two-story home and telephone pole;

Right, Photo 3: man wearing dark pants and very long suit jacket, white shirt and dark tie stands what appears to be same side of house as photo of man in Photo 1


All dates (unless specified in inscription) are approximate.

Many of the individuals depicted in these photographs remain unknown. Oregon Black Pioneers appreciates and welcomes information from the public which could help identify the subjects of this collection.


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