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Box HUM 2.85 Box 1

 Container

Contains 145 Collections and/or Records:

Roscoe Simmons (right) standing with an unidentified Asian man wearing a white military uniform, 1920s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 11Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (63)
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. There...

Roscoe Simmons (left) standing with an unidentified woman and man, 1920s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 11Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (64)
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. There...

Roscoe Simmons (center) talking with two unidentified men, 1940

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 11Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (65)
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. There...

Roscoe Simmons (center) standing with two unidentified men, 1930s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 11Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (66)
Description: Inscribed on back: Recopyed [sic] by Patricia Cummings.

Roscoe Simmons posing with his oldest son Roscoe Conkling Simmons Jr., 1910

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 12Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (68)
Description: Studio portrait.

Cato W. Adams, sitting in his Los Angeles home, with his pipe collection, 1950

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 13Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (82)
Description: Snapshot. Inscribed on front: To the Hon. Roscoe C. S[immons]. From Cato W. Adams. Inscribed on back: To Col. Roscoe C. Simmons. From an admirer since 1908, Cato W. Adams. Total number of pipes [October 20, 1960], 731.

Roscoe Simmons posing with his aunt Margaret Murray Washington, 1920

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 12Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (70)
Description: Portrait photograph probably taken at Tuskegee Instutute.

Louis B. Anderson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, 1910s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 13Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (84)
Description: Election flier attached to back, dated 1925.

J.A. Bond, quarter-length portrait, facing front, 1930

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 13Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (86)
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. There...