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Box 1

 Container

Contains 94 Results:

White Rose: queen of flowers, circa 1985

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.18
Scope and Contents

Depicts a woman, standing, wearing ceremonial robes and a large, golden necklace. Attached to the photograph is a typed poetry card, which is partially visible.

Dates: circa 1985

Gertrude Greene and the Order of Eastern Stars, September 1956

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.19
Scope and Contents

Depicts a woman, Gertrude Greene, wearing a string of pearls and an embroidered sash over a long gown.

Dates: September 1956

Order of the Eastern Stars congregation, September 1956, October 1959

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.20a-b
Scope and Contents

Photo A depicts a group of formally dressed women wearing embroidered sashes, sitting in rows facing an unseen speaker. Along the side of the room are men in suits. Everyone is wearing white gloves. Photo B depicts five of the women standing outside on the steps of Pilgrim Baptist Church. One of the women has been identified as Adah Ruth Ester Mart

Dates: September 1956; October 1959

Strong Pillars of the Community, circa 1960

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.21
Scope and Contents

Depicts 15 men, all wearing suits, gathered together in a room for a picture. A typed caption reads as follows:

Strong Pillers [sic] of the Community. Black men, that had a say in young Black people lives. And the community [sic].

Dates: circa 1960

Good Prospect. Defender. , April 1957

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.22
Scope and Contents Newspaper clipping from the publication titled, "Defender," features an image of LaPercell B. Greene (Jr.) in posed in hockey gear and carrying a stick. The article reads as follows: Good Prespect. The University of Minnestota [sic] will get a good young ice hockey, prospect next September when LaPercell Greene, 18, enrolls at the institution. LaPercell, son of Mr. and Mrs. Percy Greene of St. Paul, graduates from St. Paul Central high school in June, with three...
Dates: Publication: April 1957

Lone hockey player on ice, circa 1955

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.23
Scope and Contents

Depicts a hockey player, in practice clothes, standing on frost covered ice outside. The player holds a hockey stick limply in his right hand. A cloud of warm fog in the cold air obscures his face.

Dates: circa 1955

LaVera held by an elder, circa 1946

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.26
Scope and Contents

Depicts an elder woman holding an infant LaVera Greene in her arms as she stands outside of a house.

Dates: circa 1946

LaVera Greene on a pig farm, circa 1955

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.27
Scope and Contents

Depicts a child standing outside in front of a pig pen.

Dates: circa 1955

LaVera and a member of the Fezzon Temple, circa 1955

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.29
Scope and Contents

Depicts LaVera Greene wearing a dress, standing in a room next to a man wearing a fez with the symbol of the Fezzon Temple.

Dates: circa 1955

LaVera seated at a desk, circa 1955

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: 024.01.30
Scope and Contents

Depicts LaVera Greene wearing a plaid dress, seated at a wooden desk with a pen in her hand.

Dates: circa 1955