Detroit wedding, c.1930s. Can anyone identify any of the people in this photograph? Please add comments and notes. The images in this set were acquired at the Detroit estate sale of a woman who ran a floral shop on Chene Street for many years. The photos may have been connected with her business, and many of them were produced by Hoffman and Smart Set studios. We would like to use these images in the ongoing Chene Street History Project, but need more information first.
James Van Der Zee I had to dedicate a post to Harlem Renaissance photographer James Augustus Joseph Van Der Zee. Born on June 1886 in Lenox, Massachusetts, James Van Der Zee became the most sought after photographer during the.
Wartime Bride Sets Out For Church - Miss Ena Squire-Brown, an international dancer famed for her Dove Dance, leaves her recently bombed home for St. George's Church in Forest Hill, to marry Royal Air Force flying officer J.