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Original Format

Paper album page and four loose prints

Original Size

Album page: 12.7 x 9.7 in


Same page and photos as Album 2, p27a recto. Photos reversed to show inscriptions.

Handwritten on reverse of photos: upper left: "This is the front of the house"; upper right: "Ernest Bro. Gail in Red. Geneva, my self & mama / Maryette in yellow"; lower right: "Aunt Mammie - Na! Na! / Uncle Tommy - / Aunt Earnestine - Punney / Uncle Gavan - (Doe)"


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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