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Box 1

 Container

Contains 94 Results:

Great Aunt Lou on her pig farm, circa 1930

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.01
Scope and Contents

Depicts a pig pen with several pigs gathered around a cart, drawn by two horses. One farmer stands on the cart while the other stands near the horses.

Dates: circa 1930

Aunt Lou with her chickens, circa 1930

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.02
Scope and Contents

Depicts a woman in a dress kneeling on the ground near a feeding trough surrounded by chickens and ducks. On the other side of the trough is a young child wearing a blouse and a pinafore.

Dates: circa 1930

LaPercell Greene in a top hat, circa 1965

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.03
Scope and Contents

Depicts LaPercell wearing a top hat, glasses, and a necklace with masonic iconography.

Dates: circa 1965

Wedding invitation, October 1938

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.09b
Scope and Contents

Wedding invitation reads as follows:

Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin F. Embree request the honour of your presence at the wedding reception of their daughter Gertrude Lucille to Mr. LaPercell L. Greene on Saturday evening, OCtober twenty-second nineteen hundred and thirty-eight from eight to ten o'clock at 805 Carroll Avenue. Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Dates: October 1938

LaPercell and Gertrude Greene's wedding, October 1938

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.09a
Scope and Contents

Depicts LaPercell and Gertrude Greene in wedding attire, standing together for a formal portrait.

Dates: October 1938

Greene wedding party, October 1938

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.10
Scope and Contents

Formal portrait of LaPercell and Gertrude Greene, both wearing wedding attire, standing alongside two groomsmen, two bridesmaids, and a flower girl.

Dates: October 1938

Marriage License and Certificate, May 1975

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.11
Scope and Contents

Paper copy of the marriage license issued for Gertrude and LaPercell Greene. Copy issued in May of 1975. Original was filled in the Fall of 1938.

Dates: Other: May 1975

To Mother, from Gertrude, circa 1950

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.12
Scope and Contents

Depicts LaPercell wearing a tuxedo, standing near a staircase next to Gertrude, who is wearing a floor-length gown.

Dates: circa 1950

Pilgrim Baptist Church fraternity, circa 1955

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.13
Scope and Contents

Depicts 50 men standing outside the entrance to Pilgrim Baptist Church, all wearing stoles and white gloves. Each stole has unique stitching, with some referencing science, literature, swords, and the masonic temple. Believed to be Prince Hall fraternity.

Dates: circa 1955

Fraternity brothers in hats, circa 1975

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.14a-c
Scope and Contents

Men in suits, sitting alongside one another in wooden chairs. They all wear hats in the same shape. Most of the hats are black, while one is purple.

Dates: circa 1975