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[Photograph of a Couple]

Description: Photograph of an African American couple standing behind a table cutting a bridal cake together. The woman on the right is wearing a light dress, a veil, and lace gloves, and she is holding a bouquet of flowers. The man on the left is wearing a dark colored suit and bow-tie. Placed on the table next to the cake are a punch bowl, four tall candles, and stacks of plates. Behind the couple is a door and a small piece of furniture as well as a row of chairs on the left side of the photograph.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Couple]

Description: Photograph of an African American couple sitting on a dark couch in a living room. The woman on the left is wearing a dark dress and a light jacket with a corsage pinned to the left side of her chest. The man on the right is wearing a dark suit, and his hands are folded in his lap. On both sides of the couch are end tables with a lamp and other small items; a coffee table is placed in front of the couple and the couch. Hung on the wall behind them is a painting which is being reflected in the mirror hung on the left wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Couple]

Description: Photograph of an African American couple standing behind a table with a large flower arrangement placed on the far end. The man is standing on the left and is wearing a tuxedo with flower pinned to his left lapel. The woman is standing facing him and wearing a dark dress with a corsage pinned to the left side of her chest and a small light hat. Behind the couple is a window with light curtains, and to their right is a wooden chair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Couple]

Description: Photograph of an African American couple standing behind a table with a bridal cake, punch bowl and flower arrangement placed on top. The woman on the right is wearing a dark dress and a corsage pinned to the left side of her chest. The man on the left is wearing a dark colored suit and light tie. On the left side of the photograph is a wooden chair, a window with both a thin lace curtain and a floral curtain, and a small side table with a pipe on top.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Couple]

Description: Photograph of an African American couple standing behind a table cutting a bridal cake together. The woman on the left is wearing a light lace dress and her hair is curled on top of her head. The man on the right is wearing a light colored suit and dark tie; his hand is wrapped around the woman's waist and holding her right hand. A door and a small portable fan are behind the couple.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an extended African American family sitting on a couch in a living room setting. Two men and two women are sitting on the couch with three young children and an infant. The men are wearing suits, and the women are wearing patterned dresses with lace collars. The children and infant are wearing light-colored dresses. To the left of the couch is an elderly man sitting in a wheel chair. He is wearing a white dressing gown and socks.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family sitting on wooden chairs in front of a window with floral curtains. The woman on the left is wearing a light dress with a dark scarf tied around her neck, and the man is seated in the middle and wearing a light suit and tie. Placed on his lap is a young child wearing a white one-piece outfit and booties. Seated on the right is a young girl wearing a light dress and socks with dark shoes. A radio is on a table next to the family.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family sitting on a floral printed couch. The parents are sitting in the middle with their two daughters on either side. The mother is on the left and wearing a dark plaid skirt and light shirt with glasses, and the father is wearing a dark striped suit and tie. The father's left arm is resting on the arm of the couch in front of the youngest daughter, who is wearing a floral printed dress and standing in the corner of the couch behind the father. The older daughter is sitting behind the mother on her right and is wearing a light dress. A coffee table is in the foreground, and a window with thin light curtains is in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family standing outside in a backyard. The father is standing on the left and is wearing a light shirt and pants with a dark belt. The mother is on the right wearing a printed dress. Two children are standing in front of them; a boy is in front of the father, and a girl is in front of the mother. The boy is wearing dark pants and a light shirt, and the girl is wearing a dark skirt with straps over her light shirt. Two lawn chairs are to their right, and a shed is in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family sitting on a floral printed couch. The mother is sitting on the left and wearing a dark skirt and light colored top. On the right is the father wearing a light colored suit and tie. Two young boys wearing dark overalls and a plaid shirt are sitting on either side of the parents. In the mother's lap is a young girl wearing a printed dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family sitting on a dark couch. The mother is sitting on the left wearing a dark dress, and the father is on the right wearing a dark suit and tie. Their two young boys are sitting on either side of them wearing pants with jackets. Their daughter is sitting on the mother's lap, and she is wearing a light colored dress. A coffee table is in the foreground.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family sitting on a floral printed couch. Three older women are sitting on the couch and four children are sitting in between them. Two of the women are wearing dresses and the middle woman is wearing a plaid skirt with a dark shirt. The two girls on the left side of the picture are wearing light dresses, and the two boys on the right are wearing matching dark overalls with plaid shirts.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family sitting on a floral printed sectional couch. The parents are sitting in the middle with their two daughters on either side. The mother is wearing a dark dress with her arms crossed, and the father is wearing light pants and a shirt with a zipped jacket. The father's right arm is along the back of the couch behind his wife on his right; his left arm is around his youngest daughter's shoulders. The older daughter who is sitting on the mother's right is wearing a light dress with a dark belt. The youngest daughter is sitting on the father's left and wearing a dark dress and sweater with a bow in her hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Family]

Description: Photograph of an African American family posed in front of a window with thin curtains in a living room setting. An older man and woman are seated in wooden chairs in the front of the group with a young boy sitting between the couple on an armrest. Five older children are standing behind the chairs: three young women are in the middle with a young man on either side. All of the women are wearing dresses, and the men are wearing dark suits and ties. On both sides of the group are two matching upholstered chairs and a radio.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Framed Drawing]

Description: Photograph of a framed drawing of two young African American people. The drawing shows a man on the left wearing a light shirt and a woman on the right wearing a light top and a bow in her hair. A simple dark wooden frame surrounds the drawing.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Funeral Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of a funeral ceremony. A man is standing behind the casket, and the rest of the other attendants are seated around it. Flower arrangements surround the casket.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Children]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American children standing around a table with a light colored table cloth as well as a cake, plates, and cups. Of the thirteen children, the boys are wearing nice dress pants and shirts, and the girls are wearing dresses. Behind the group and table is a wall with leaf printed wallpaper and a window with thin light colored curtains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Children]

Description: Photograph of a group of children standing on the pulpit. The girls are wearing white dresses and the boys are wearing white dress shirts and slacks with a black bow tie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Children]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American children standing on the steps in front of a building. One of the children on the front steps is holding up a cake with candles in it. The twenty-seven children are sitting or standing on the steps in four rows. The boys are for the most part wearing pants and short-sleeved shirts, and the girls are wearing dresses. Behind the group is a screened door and window, as well as the numbers "913" attached to the wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Children]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American children standing outside with a large building in the background. The youngest children are sitting on the ground and the older children are standing behind them. An older woman is standing with the group on the left.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Children]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American children standing around a table with a light colored table cloth as well as a cake, plates and cups. Of the thirteen children, the boys are wearing nice dress pants and shirts, and the girls are wearing dresses. Behind the group and table is a wall with leaf printed wallpaper and a window with thin light colored curtains.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Men]

Description: Photograph of four African American men standing outside in front of a small hedge with an old car and a house in the background. The men are wearing pants with buttoned shirts, and one man in the center is wearing a tie.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Men]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American men seated on a sectional couch covered in a floral pattern. All five of the men are wearing dark suits with their hands crossed in their laps. A coffee table is in the foreground, and behind the couch is a window with thin light curtains and blinds.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran