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Original Format

Paper album page and four loose photo prints

Original Size

Album page: 12.7 x 9.7 in


Album page with tape marks and handwritten inscriptions indicating missing photos.

Inscriptions: top of page: "Uncle Terry [?] and Grover Edwards"; center of page: "Aunt Mamie & Ernestine"; bottom of page, left: "My sister Essie Mae Grant, Calif."; bottom of page, right: "Aunt Mamie & Uncle Son's Home, Front View"

Photos: Top left: Black & white print of front of house, front porch with bench, car in driveway. Top right: Color print of six adults at dining room table, five standing, one seated. Lower left: Wallet size, photobooth-style portrait of woman and child; lower right: four adults pictured standing outdoors on porch; women in front on porch step, men standing behind them under covered patio.


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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