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Slave narratives from the federal writers, project 1936-1938Created by: PICRYL - Public Domain Media Search EngineDated: 1938
Spence Johnson, Age over 87 - A black and white photo of a man in a suit
Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.From Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.
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Ex Slaves - Emma Watson, Age about 85

Ex Slaves - Emma Watson, Age about 85

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Ben Horry, Age 85 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Ben Horry, Age 85 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Ex Slaves - Mazique Sanco, Age 88

Ex Slaves - Mazique Sanco, Age 88

Public domain photograph - historical image of Texas, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Richard and Drucilla Martin, Ages 92 and 102

Richard and Drucilla Martin, Ages 92 and 102

Public domain photograph - historical image of Missouri, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

James Green, ex-slave, San Antonio

James Green, ex-slave, San Antonio

420118. District no. 27. Picture no. 181. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Bill and Ellen Thomas, ex-slaves, Hondo

Bill and Ellen Thomas, ex-slaves, Hondo

420066. District no. 27. Picture no. 12. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(1)(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal ... More

[Rear view of woman washing clothes]

[Rear view of woman washing clothes]

230015. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Mose Hursey, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

Mose Hursey, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

420226. District no. 27. Picture no. 579. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Lula Wilson, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

Lula Wilson, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

420247. District no. 27. Picture no. 617. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(1). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writ... More

Portrait photo of Louise Evans, gelatin silver print

Portrait photo of Louise Evans, gelatin silver print

320180. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Willis Winn, Marshall, gelatin silver print

Willis Winn, Marshall, gelatin silver print

Photo shows Willis Winn standing outside of log cabin next to a slave horn. 420044. District no. 27. Picture no. 445. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African... More

Jas. Boyd, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain portrait print

Jas. Boyd, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain portrait print

420039. District no. 27. Picture no. 430. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Bill and Ellen Thomas, ex-slaves, Hondo

Bill and Ellen Thomas, ex-slaves, Hondo

420066. District no. 27. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(1)(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project... More

John James, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

John James, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420016. District no. 27. Picture no. 419. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Laura Redman, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain  print

Laura Redman, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain print

420263. District no. 27. Picture no. 656. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Fred Brown, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Fred Brown, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420086. District no. 27. Picture no. 172. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Written on back: rejected. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress... More

Green Cumby, ex-slave, Abilene - Public domain portrait print

Green Cumby, ex-slave, Abilene - Public domain portrait print

420076. District no. 27. Picture no. 266. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

William Thomas, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

William Thomas, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420042. District no. 27. Picture no. 424. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Annie Little, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain scan / print

Annie Little, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain scan / print

420222. District no. 27. Picture no. 438. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Portrait photo of Callie Shepard, ex-slave, Dallas

Portrait photo of Callie Shepard, ex-slave, Dallas

420049. Written on back: age 84. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections. Exhibited: Capitol Vis... More

Clara Brim, ex-slave, Beaumont - Public domain scan / print

Clara Brim, ex-slave, Beaumont - Public domain scan / print

420230. District no. 27. Picture no. 500. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Tillie Powers, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

Tillie Powers, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

420077. District no. 27. Picture no. 224. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Portrait photo of Richard Amerson, gelatin silver print

Portrait photo of Richard Amerson, gelatin silver print

10186. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Mother Anne Clark, ex-slave, El Paso

Mother Anne Clark, ex-slave, El Paso

420059. District no. 27. Picture no. 25. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(1). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writ... More

Donaville Broussard, Beaumont, gelatin silver print

Donaville Broussard, Beaumont, gelatin silver print

Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Albert Todd, Age 86 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Albert Todd, Age 86 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal write...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Marshal Butler - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Marshal Butler - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers pr...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Tempie Cummins - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Tempie Cummins - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers pr...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 8, Maryland, Brooks-Williams

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 8, Maryland, B...

Includes narratives by Alice Lewis, Annie Young Henson, Caroline Hammond, Charles Coles, Dennis Simms, George Jones, James Calhart James, James V. Deane, James Wiggins, Jim Taylor, Lucy Brooks, Mary James, Mene... More

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 13, Oklahoma, Adams-Young

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 13, Oklahoma, ...

Includes narratives by Alice Alexander, Alice Douglass, Allen V. Manning, Amanda Oliver, Andrew Simms, Annie Hawkins, Annie Young, Anthony Dawson, Beauregard Tenneyson, Ben Lawson, Bert Luster, Betty Foreman Ch... More

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 1, Alabama, Aarons-Young

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 1, Alabama, Aa...

Includes narratives by Abe Whitess, Abraham Jones, Adeline Hodges, Allen Brown, Allen Sims, Alonza Fantroy Toombs, Amanda Tellis, Amy Chapman, Angie Garrett, Ank Bishop, Anne Maddox, Annie Stanton, Anthony Aber... More

Patsy Moses, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain portrait print

Patsy Moses, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain portrait print

420110. District no. 27. Picture no. 88. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900 (27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

John Barker, ex-slave, Abilene - Public domain scan / print

John Barker, ex-slave, Abilene - Public domain scan / print

420128. District no. 27. Picture no. 279. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Mrs. Mary Crane - 82 yrs. old ex-slave, Mitchell, Ind.

Mrs. Mary Crane - 82 yrs. old ex-slave, Mitchell, Ind.

130001. Written on back of photo: Return to E.C. Turner, 714 Lincoln Ave., Bedford, Ind. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Proj... More

William Green, ex-slave, San Antonio

William Green, ex-slave, San Antonio

420078. District no. 27. Picture no. 258. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Uncle Van Moore, ex-slave - Public domain portrait drawing

Uncle Van Moore, ex-slave - Public domain portrait drawing

420013. District no. 27. Picture no. 380. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Daniel Phillips, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

Daniel Phillips, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

420068. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Portrait photo of William Watkins, gelatin silver print

Portrait photo of William Watkins, gelatin silver print

420072. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

A.M. Mount Moore, ex-slave, Marshall

A.M. Mount Moore, ex-slave, Marshall

420212. District no. 27. Picture no. 515. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Mother Anne Clark, ex-slave, El Paso

Mother Anne Clark, ex-slave, El Paso

797. District no. 27. Picture no. 31. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(1). Written on back: not checked with ms. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Pr... More

Portrait photo of Mary Kindred, ex-slave, Beaumont

Portrait photo of Mary Kindred, ex-slave, Beaumont

420048. District no. 27. Picture no. 203. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Mose Hursey, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

Mose Hursey, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

420226. District no. 27. Picture no. 580. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Portrait photo of Mary Armstrong, ex-slave, Houston

Portrait photo of Mary Armstrong, ex-slave, Houston

420056. District no. 27. Picture no. 377. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(1)(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal ... More

John Smith, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain monumental decor print

John Smith, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain monumental decor print

420019. District no. 27. Picture no. 406. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Penny Thompson, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Penny Thompson, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420127. District no. 27. Picture no. 171. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Orelia Alexia Franks, ex-slave, Beaumont

Orelia Alexia Franks, ex-slave, Beaumont

420002. District no. 27. Picture no. 231. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Mary Ellen Johnson, ex-slave, Dallas

Mary Ellen Johnson, ex-slave, Dallas

420050. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Ex Slaves - Amos Clark, Age 96

Ex Slaves - Amos Clark, Age 96

Public domain photograph - historical image of Texas, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Abraham Jones' House - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Abraham Jones' House - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writ...

Unknown female subjects. Public domain photograph - historical image of Alabama, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

William Green (Reverend Bill) - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

William Green (Reverend Bill) - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Fed...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Bill McRay, Age 86 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Bill McRay, Age 86 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writer...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Mose Hursey, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

Mose Hursey, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

420226. District no. 27. Picture no. 577. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Sam Jones Washington, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Sam Jones Washington, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420040. District no. 27. Picture no. 349. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

[Rear view of woman washing clothes]

[Rear view of woman washing clothes]

230015. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Mary Ann Patterson, ex-slave, Austin

Mary Ann Patterson, ex-slave, Austin

420004. District no. 27. Picture no. 371. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

House, Bracketville, Seminole-Negro Settlement

House, Bracketville, Seminole-Negro Settlement

Title transcribed from item. District no. 27. Picture no. 252. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Admin... More

Reverend Bill Green, ex-slave, San Antonio

Reverend Bill Green, ex-slave, San Antonio

420078. District no. 27. Picture no. 257. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Portrait photo of Andrew Goodman, ex-slave, Dallas

Portrait photo of Andrew Goodman, ex-slave, Dallas

420245. District no. 27. Picture no. 573. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Portrait photo of Andrew Goodman, ex-slave, Dallas

Portrait photo of Andrew Goodman, ex-slave, Dallas

420245. District no. 27. Picture no. 573. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Seminole-Negro Baptist church, Brackettville

Seminole-Negro Baptist church, Brackettville

Title transcribed from item. District no. 27. Picture no. 254. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Admin... More

Albert Todd, ex-slave, San Antonio

Albert Todd, ex-slave, San Antonio

420119. District no. 27. Picture no. 260. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Charlotte Beverly, ex-slave - Public domain scan / print

Charlotte Beverly, ex-slave - Public domain scan / print

420125. District no. 27. Picture no. 49. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Uncle Van Moore, ex-slave - Public domain scan / print

Uncle Van Moore, ex-slave - Public domain scan / print

420013. District no. 27. Picture no. 380. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Sarah Ashley, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

Sarah Ashley, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

District no. 27. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900-(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave nar... More

Jas. Boyd, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain scan / print

Jas. Boyd, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain scan / print

420039. District no. 27. Picture no. 432. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

John Ogee, ex-slave, Beaumont - Public domain portrait print

John Ogee, ex-slave, Beaumont - Public domain portrait print

420109. District no. 27. Picture no. 209. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Jas. Boyd, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain portrait print

Jas. Boyd, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain portrait print

420039. District no. 27. Picture no. 427. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Henderson Perkins, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Henderson Perkins, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420094. District no. 27. Picture no. 173. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Will Adams, ex-slave, Marshall - Public domain portrait print

Will Adams, ex-slave, Marshall - Public domain portrait print

420241. District no. 27. Picture no. 604. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Portrait photo of George Simmons, ex-slave, Beaumont

Portrait photo of George Simmons, ex-slave, Beaumont

420105. District no. 27. Picture no. 75. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Teshan Young, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Teshan Young, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420087. District no. 27. Picture no. 188. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Portrait photo of Betty Simmons, ex-slave, Beaumont

Portrait photo of Betty Simmons, ex-slave, Beaumont

420111. District no. 27. Picture no. 214. Official project no. 565-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Clara Brim, ex-slave, Beaumont - Public domain scan / print

Clara Brim, ex-slave, Beaumont - Public domain scan / print

District no. 27. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Written on back: rejected. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal W... More

Mary Ellen Johnson, ex-slave, Dallas

Mary Ellen Johnson, ex-slave, Dallas

420050. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Portrait photo of Minerva & Edgar Bendy, Woodville

Portrait photo of Minerva & Edgar Bendy, Woodville

420114. District no. 27. Picture no. 82. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Valmar Cormier, Beaumont, gelatin silver print

Valmar Cormier, Beaumont, gelatin silver print

420079. District no. 27. Picture no. 225. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Spence Johnson, Age over 87 - A black and white photo of a man in a suit

Spence Johnson, Age over 87 - A black and white photo of a man in a su...

Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Josie Brown, Age 78 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Josie Brown, Age 78 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal write...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Millie Evans, Age 87 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Millie Evans, Age 87 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writ...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Ex Slaves - Andrew Goodman, Age 97

Ex Slaves - Andrew Goodman, Age 97

Public domain photograph - historical image of Texas, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ex Slaves - Lizzie Jones, Age 86

Ex Slaves - Lizzie Jones, Age 86

Public domain photograph - historical image of Texas, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Giles Smith, Age 79 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal writers project 1936-1938

Giles Smith, Age 79 - Born in slavery. Slave narratives. Federal write...

Born in slavery slave narratives from the federal writers project 1936 1938

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 15, Tennessee, Batson-Young

Federal Writers' Project: Slave Narrative Project, Vol. 15, Tennessee,...

Includes narratives by Andrew Moss, Andy Odell, Ann Matthews, Cecelia Chappel, Dan Thomas, Ellis Ken Kannon, Emma Grisham, Frances Batson, Frankie Goole, Jenny Greer, Joseph Leonidas Star, Julia Casey, Laura Ra... More

Betty Powers, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Betty Powers, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420214. District no. 27. Picture no. 460. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Laura Redman, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

Laura Redman, ex-slave, Dallas - Public domain portrait print

420263. District no. 27. Picture no. 656. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Portrait photo of Katie Darling, ex-slave, Marshall

Portrait photo of Katie Darling, ex-slave, Marshall

420015. District no. 27. Picture no. 354. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

[Oath of amnesty for Jonathan Thornton]

[Oath of amnesty for Jonathan Thornton]

10053C. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Felix Haywood, ex-slave, San Antonio

Felix Haywood, ex-slave, San Antonio

420082. District no. 27. Picture no. 140. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Sarah Ashley, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

Sarah Ashley, ex-slave - Public domain portrait print

District no. 27. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900-(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave nar... More

Portrait photo of Andrew Goodman, ex-slave, Dallas

Portrait photo of Andrew Goodman, ex-slave, Dallas

420245. District no. 27. Picture no. 575. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

John C. Becton, gelatin silver print

John C. Becton, gelatin silver print

Alabama 123. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narratives collections.

Mother Anne Clark, ex-slave, El Paso

Mother Anne Clark, ex-slave, El Paso

797. District no. 27. Picture no. 31. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(1). Written on back: not checked with ms. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Pr... More

Betty Bormer, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Betty Bormer, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420102. District no. 27. Picture no. 186. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

Portrait photo of Monroe Brackins, ex-slave, Hondo

Portrait photo of Monroe Brackins, ex-slave, Hondo

420073. District no. 27. Picture no. 10. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(1)(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal ... More

Portrait photo of Mary Kincheon, ex-slave, Austin

Portrait photo of Mary Kincheon, ex-slave, Austin

420008. District no. 27. Picture no. 369. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Lewis Fowler, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

Lewis Fowler, ex-slave, Ft. Worth

420051. District no. 27. Picture no. 351. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

Portrait photo of George Simmons, ex-slave, Beaumont

Portrait photo of George Simmons, ex-slave, Beaumont

420105. District no. 27. Picture no. 75. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

John Smith, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain monumental decor print

John Smith, ex-slave, Waco - Public domain monumental decor print

420019. District no. 27. Picture no. 406. Official project no. 565-3-3. Work project no. 6950(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wri... More

James Singleton Black, ex-slave, 83 years old

James Singleton Black, ex-slave, 83 years old

230016. Written on back: maybe James Singleton. Submitted by Iris England. Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Writers' Project slave narr... More

Portrait photo of Horace Overstreet, ex-slave, Beaumont

Portrait photo of Horace Overstreet, ex-slave, Beaumont

420117. District no. 27. Picture no. 212. Official project no. 265-6903. Work project no. 6900(27). Forms part of: Portraits of African American ex-slaves from the U.S. Works Progress Administration, Federal Wr... More

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