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De Priest, Oscar, 1871-1951


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Oscar De Priest, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, 1930

photoDescriptionUnit — Box HUM 2.85 Box 1: Series HUM 2.85, Box: Folder 15Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (102)
Scope and Contents: Most of the identifiable photographs are signed or unsigned portraits of Simmons, his family, and political colleagues or other prominent Americans, especially members of the African-American community. There also numerous photographs of unidentified group events, such as graduations or funerals, as well as photographs of unidentified monuments and buildings. Simmons' apparent interest in United States foreign policy and military actions is evident in this series....

Papers of Charlotte Hawkins Brown, 1900-1961

Collection Identifier: A-146: M-92

Correspondence, speeches, etc., of Charlotte Hawkins Brown, educator and founder of the Palmer Memorial Institute in Sedalia, North Carolina.

Papers of Edith Spurlock Sampson, 1927-1979

Collection Identifier: MC 397

Papers of Cook County circuit judge Edith Spurlock Sampson.


Collection 2
Archival Object 1
Speeches 2
African American judges--Illinois 1
African American lawyers--Illinois 1
African American women 1
African American women educators 1