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Box HUM 2.85 Box 1

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

George W. Lee (center) standing with Robert R. Church (left) and an unidentified man in front of Church's office at 392 Beale Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee, 1920s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 18Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (133)
Description: Inscribed on front: From Geo. W. Lee to Col. R.C. Simmons with best wishes.

Author George W. Lee at typewriter with copies of his books, 1945

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 18Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (134)
Description: Inscribed on front: To Roscoe Simmons in friendship, Geo. W. Lee.

Author George W. Lee sitting behind microphone with copies of his books at WHBQ radio station in Memphis, Tennessee, 1948

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 18Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (135)
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...

Metz Lochard sitting at his desk, holding a pipe, 1942

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 18Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (213)
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...

Former United States Representative from Mississippi John R. Lynch (center) with two unidentified men, 1936?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 18Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (282)
Description: Probably a publicity photograph for the campaign to elect Kansas Governor Alf Landon, Republican Party nominee in the 1936 presidential election.

George W. Lee, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, 1920s?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 18Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (136)
Description: Studio portrait.

Major John R. Lynch instructing Young Republicans on the history of their party, 1936?

photoDescriptionUnit — Box: HUM 2.85 Box 1, Box: Folder 18Identifier: HUM 2, HUM 2.85, HUM 2.85 (140)
Description: Probably a publicity photograph for the campaign to elect Kansas Governor Alf Landon, Republican Party nominee in the 1936 presidential election.