African American photos

June 10, 2017
by: jtracy
Mrs. Cora Johnson holding Larry Grimes of Winter Garden, Florida, circa 1940. Listen as Mr. Grimes recalls his wonderful caretaker in this excerpt from an oral history...
June 4, 2016
by: jtracy
"Lightning" Theodore Brown, the great cook of The Southland Restaurant, is pictured second from the right in this 1944 staff photo. The Southland Restaurant owned by Mr. John...