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Original Format

Paper album page with two black & white photo prints

Original Size

Album page: 12.7 x 9.7 in


Two portraits (headshots) of Black men attached to album page with photo corners.

Handwritten inscriptions in cursive above photos, left: "George (Sugarman) Edwards"; right: "Dave Edwards" Below photos, left: "My Mother's Brothers"; on lower left corner of photo on right: "Deceased 1969"


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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“Courtesy of Oregon Black Pioneers Historic Photograph Collection, Special Collections & University Archives, Portland State University Library. [Image title]”

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