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African Americans -- Tennessee -- Memphis.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

M. McKay Bonner Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1642
Abstract

This collection houses correspondence, theater programs, circulars, scripts, musical compositions, reviews, minutes of club meetings, newspaper clippings, and personal photographs documenting the life and work of Malcolm McKay Bonner, an African-American man living in Memphis, Tennessee in the 1920s.

Dates: 1922 December 17-1970 April

Memphis World Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3181
Abstract This collection consists of 59 black and white photographs from the 1950s and 1960s. 22 photographs are dated. Almost all of the photographs were taken in Memphis, but one is from Virginia. The photographs were probably collected by the Memphis World. A significant number of the photographs show university professors, men in uniform, and religious leaders. The photographs include images of Dr. Deborah Cannon Partridge, Horace Mann Bond, Fred Valentine, Reverend Varnado of Memphis inspecting...
Dates: 1952-1964