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Box HUM 2.85 Box 1

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Georgia Douglas Johnson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 17Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (126)
Description: Inscribed on front: Sincerely, Georgia Douglas Johnson.

Phil A. Jones (second from right) with an unidentified man and two children, 1920s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 17Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (127)
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...

Phil A. Jones, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, 1925

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 17Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (128)
Description: Studio portrait. Inscribed on front: To Roscoe, my devoted friend and co-worker, Phil A. Jones, 3/7/25.

Phil A. Jones's wife and son, 1918

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 17Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (129)
Description: Studio portrait. Inscribed on front: To uncle Roscoe, from Phil A. Jones Jr., 7/23/18.

John T. Joyce, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, 1930s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 17Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (130)
Description: Studio portrait. Inscribed on front: Sincerely yours, Mr. John T. Joyce.

A.S. Jackson, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, 1930s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 17Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (123)
Description: Studio portrait. Inscribed on back of mount: To my life long friend Roscoe Conklin [sic] Simmons. No greater orator speaks the English language. A.S. Jackson, financial secretary of the A.M.E. Church.

Charles Jenkins (left) with his wife and son, 1942

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 17Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (124)
Description: Inscribed on front: To my dearest friend the eloquent, erudite Colonel Roscoe Conkling Simmons, from Charles Jenkins Sr.