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African American photographers

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Afro-American photographers ; Negro photographers ; Photographers, African American ; Afro-American photographers ; Negro photographers

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Baby portrait, circa 1900

 Item — Box 2, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

Mounted portraiture includes cabinet cards, carte de viste, and photo prints mounted to thicker, modern, backing boards.

Dates: circa 1900

HQB Camera Club, circa 1950

 Item — Box 3, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents

Black and white photo of three men sitting around a table, looking at a camera. A handwritten note on the back identifies the men by last name, as follows:

Rawlings, Grisson [and] Legon of Hallie Q. Brown Camera Club.

Dates: circa 1950

Kelly-Twiggs Family Papers

Identifier: HQBCA-008
Abstract This collection includes the personal works and objects of John Wesley Kelly, Guinevere (Gwen) Kelly-Twiggs, Evelyn Kelly-Robinson, and John Twiggs. John, Gwen and Evelyn were heavily involved in church clubs and organizations relating to various churches in Saint Paul and in Seattle. John Twiggs was a photographer who took many photographs of people in the Twin Cities. This collection includes photographs, personal notes, and many religious texts and realia. Other notable persons...
Dates: 1883 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1980

Kenneth Coleman, circa 1970

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 6

Photographer in his studio, circa 1970

 Item — Box 1, Folder: 9

Robert Lee Shoffner Photograph Collection

Identifier: HQBCA-010

This collection contains 107 photographic prints taken by Robert L. Shoffner, who worked for the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of the City of City of St. Paul, MN. The subject of the majority of the prints is the building and construction of the Hallie Q. Brown Community Center/MLK Center at 270 N. Kent St. The remainder are images of staff members at Hallie Q. Brown Community Center in the HQB Library.

Dates: circa 1972