Edna Earl Gaston Durwood Barbour Collection of North Carolina postcards in the North Carolina Collection, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Even her baby doll is black. What a beautiful little girl!
Tintype - Black Woman with Wonderful Hat Even though the tintype was often casual it was also sometimes very formal. In this image a black woman poses for her picture in what must be her “Sunday best”.
Are they having fun? :) <> How'd you like to have to wear that lady's get-up when you jump on your bike? (vintage tandem bike, bicycle, whew) To those bike riding pioneers who worked the kinks out for us - hats off!
Photo from Du Bois' albums of photographs of African Americans in Georgia [sadly, all un-named]. The albums were exhibited at the Paris Exposition Universelle in These are part of the Library of Congress collection of African American Photographs