Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Elbert & Louisa Jemison, Wedding Picture, Talladega, Alabama 1860 census for Anderson County, Texas, has them at Tennessee Colony. He was 25 and she was 18 in 1860. No kids yet. He’ll go into the 1st Texas Infantry, shot through the lungs at Gaines Mill, shot through the hip and thigh at Sharpsburg, wounded slightly in left breast at Cold Harbor. Resigned August 19, 1864, and that’s when we think they (she moved back to Talladega for the war) moved back to their property in Texas and h...

Firth Carpet Mill - Cornwall, New York

Soldier of the 101st airborne division

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

World War 2 Poster (American)

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

*1940s, Working class girl (WWII era woman)

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Remember when you had to sit in one of these? I'Do...

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Technology and the Presidents

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Native American

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York

Barney Ford was born a slave in Virginia. At the age of twenty-fire, he escaped and began a successful career in a variety of entrepreneurial ventures.By 1860, he was living in Denver and became a prosperous tycoon in the hotel, restaurant, and barbershop businesses, earning the nickname the "Black Baron of Colorado." Throughout the Civil War, he gave financial assistance, food, and jobs to escaped and free African Americans.

Firth Carpet Mill, Cornwall, New York