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African Americans in Richmond organizations photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 15967

Scope and Contents

African Americans in Richmond organizations photographs from 1940-1959 is 0.06 cubic feeet and includes the Leigh Street Young Men's Christian Asssociation, Hi-Y Club, Gray Club, B & P Council, Richmond Area Youth, Interracial Seminar, Richmond Basketball, Father-son Banquets, Annual Banquets, Leigh Street Y.M.C.A. camp, [Gradale] Girls, girls playing cricket, and Baskets for the Need(y). Included is a photograph of Dr. J. W. [Banco] and Roscoe Mitchell. Photographs are from the studios of Brodnax with Scott L. Henderson, photographer for Virginia Union and L. H. Freeman.

Dates

  • 1940-1959

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Extent

0.06 Cubic Feet (Two folders in a legal document box BW 1.)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased from The Book Broker, Vesta Lee Gordon, by the Small Special Collections Library, at the University of Virginia, on February 24, 2015.
Title
African Americans in Richmond organizations photographs
Status
Completed
Date
2/24/17
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
P.O. Box 400110
University of Virginia
Charlottesville Virginia 22904-4110 United States