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3 print photos


Loose photos found inside back cover of Album 1.

Clockwise from upper left: Photo 1: Woman pictured standing outdoors wearing coat and holding pocketbook, house and tree in background. Inscription in cursive handwriting in upper left corner: "What a sweet smile";

Photo 2: Infant in onesie and booties;

Photo 3: Woman pictured wearing a belted dress, standing outdoors on sidewalk with trees and house in background


See Album 1, p18, Loose photos 04b for inscriptions on back of photographs.

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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