Scrapbooks, 1912-1946.


Lyons, Minnie Lee. Scrapbooks, 1912-1946.

Scrapbooks, 1912-1946.

Scrapbooks containing candid photographs, pictures, and a newsclipping of people, places, and things associated with Tuskegee Normal and Industrial School, such as Booker T. Washington, Commencement Day 1926; George W. Carver, Dr. Robert R. Moton, Frederick D. Patterson, Calvin Coolidge, dairy barn, Carnegie Library, John A. Andrew Memorial Hospital, agricultural building, dining hall, marching band, teachers, administrative staff, physical education class, baseball team of 1920-22, nursing staff, football team of 1926 and 1929, and a school in Lake Charles, La. In addition, there are pictures of Newark, New Jersey during the 1930's, mainly a picture of Wyclif Street Baptist Church and a picture of Belmont Avenue.

2 volumes.

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