Vintage Photographs of Black Americans in the late 1800's - mid 1900's

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    [Young African American woman, full-length portrait standing] [between 1880 and 1900]

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    [Full-length portrait of an African American woman holding a basket] [between 1864 and 1867]

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    [Occupational portrait of two African American chimney sweeps] New York : C.D. Fredricks & Co., 587 Broadway, [between 1860 and 1870]

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    Mary Allen Watson, 15, June, 1866 / Disbrow & Few, Photographers, Albion, N. Y.

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    [Full-length portrait of an African American man seated with a cane facing slightly left] / Gihon & Jones, Artists. - 1870


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    [Young African American woman holding a baby] / Carvalho, 4 East 14th St., 2 doors from 5th Ave., New York City. [between 1870 and 1880]

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    [Buffalo Soldier, 25th Infantry, Co.] / Goff, photographer, Fort Cust[e]r, Mont.
    Photograph shows a full-length portrait of an African American soldier in uniform, holding hat.
    [between 1884 and 1890]

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    [World War I soldier with American flag in background]
    Photograph shows a full-length portrait of an African American soldier in uniform.
    c.1914

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    [World War I Infantry soldiers, standing in front of photographers backdrop]


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    [Buffalo soldier, African American officer, Lt. 1st Infantry, four button sack with crossed rifles and "1" on kepi]
    Staley Bros., photographers and portrait artists, Tullahoma Tenn.

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    Annie Little, Freedman, Waco 1937 Sept. 3.

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    Adeline Cunningham c. 1937

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    Andrew Goodman, Freedman, Dallas c. 1937

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    James Brown, Freedman, Ft. Worth c. 1937

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    Monroe Brackins, Freedman, Hondo c.1937
     
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    Freedman's Village, Arlington, Va.
    Photograph shows African-American adults and children reading books in front of their barracks.
    [photographed between 1861 and 1865, printed between 1880 and 1889]

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    Virginia Newman, Freedman, Beaumont

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    [Isaac and Rosa, enslaved children from New Orleans]
    Walker, E. S., active 1860-1867, photographer
     
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    Amazing Amazing Thread!
     
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    These shots are just beautiful. We are everything!

    A shot from the Juneteenth celebration in 1900 at Eastwoods Park.

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    LADY IN WAITING (PORTRAIT OF A BLACK WOMAN) | 1860′s

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    Mary Fields

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    Mary Fields, driving a buggy. Born a slave in the 1830s, Mary Fields

     
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    classic
     
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    Beautiful. :wub:
     
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