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[Autograph Book of Maggie Hampton]

Description: Signature and address book used by Maggie Mayfield Hampton during her time teaching at the Fred Douglas school in Prairie View, Texas. Various friends at the school wrote notes to Maggie in the book. The journal has a purple fabric cover with a flower pattern; decorative embellishments are on the front, including flowers and the letters "Auto."
Date: 1906-09/1907-05~
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Portrait of Girl]

Description: Portrait of a young African-American girl, visible from the waist up. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with a lighter pattern printed on it. A handwritten note on the back says "Milam Aunt, 1995 Living in LA over 100 yrs."
Date: 1900~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program

[Portrait of the Milam Brothers]

Description: Portrait of E. J. Milam, Sr. and his brother posing together. E. J. Milam is seated on a bench and his brother is standing next to him. A studio backdrop is visible behind them.
Date: 1900
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Oral History Program