✯ Aunt Caroline Dye was a famous hoodoo woman or two-headed doctor who lived in Newport, Arkansas. A spiritualist as well as a root worker, for the crudely sketched aura around her head and the winged, dog-headed figure with its hand or paw on her right shoulder-like her name were drawn on the film negative - indicate that she maintained contact with other-worldly spirits. The standing figure may represent a "spirit guide" or the Devil's black dog one meets at the crossroads.✯ Rootwork Conjure Hoodoo, Aunts Caroline'S Dyes Book, Spirit Guide, African Hoodoo, Hoodoo Conjuring, Haunted, Conjuring Woman, Arkansas, Caroline Dyes
Female Captain in Medical Services of the Soviet army, 1945. A woman such as this one saved one of my aunt's life as a child. She also shot dead two of her own who raped a local woman and warned the rest the same awaited them if anyone else touched a single girl or woman in the village or anywhere else.
Former slave "Aunt Jane" with one of the J. D. Walker children - 1885 in Fernandina Beach, FL
Aunt Memory was born into slavery. When she was 24 years old she was taken to Tallahassee and sold to Mr. Argyle for 800 dollars. Aunt Memory attended the 1893 World Fair, and sold enough photos of herself to pay for expenses photo 1900 ...
Druella Jones or "Aunt Jonas," Alabama, 1915 age 94. "She and two others were the only old slaves I found who were not loyal to their owners. During the [civil] war she tried to burn her master's house"