Toby James and his children Myrtha, Edna and Mauranee. (John Johnson / Courtesy Douglas Keister / NMAAHC, SI) Photos from: "Lost and Found Again: Photos of African-Americans on the Plains" »
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September 15, 1963 · Birmingham, Alabama Virgil Lamar Ware, 13, was riding on the handlebars of his brother’s bicycle when he was fatally shot by white teenagers. The white youths had come from a segregationist rally held in the aftermath of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church bombing.
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This wedding photo is by James Van Der Zee. Mr. Van Der Zee's studio was located on the east side of Lenox Avenue between 123rd and 124th Streets. It was called G.G.G. Studio. It was in the above ground basement of a Harlem brownstone.
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Brother & Sisters I (1926) Jno P. Trlica was a Czech photographer and community leader in Granger, Texas. His studio portraits of African-American, Hispanic and Czech area residents, reflect the diversity of the small Texas town during the 1920s.