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[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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of Nurses]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American women dressed in traditional white nurse dresses, hose, shoes and hats. Behind the group is a door on one wall and a window with a shade on the left wall. The nurses are each holding a candle in their right hand for a traditional graduation, called 'pinning', in which they read the 'Nightingale Pledge'.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing in a semi-circle outside a building in the grass. The men are wearing slacks and dress shirts, and the women are wearing printed dresses. A small group of children are seen in front of the group. The building has two visible windows and an awning over the entrance. The building is believed to be Boykins Funeral Home of Waco.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American adults standing outside of a brick building. They are standing in four different levels, and more people are on the left side of the frame out of view. The men are wearing suit jackets with ties, and the women are wearing thick jackets and scarves.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans standing on the steps outside of a brick building. The men and women range in ages, and the youngest are in the front with the adults on the left, right and back rows of the groups. A man dressed in dark robes is in the second row. The building is believed to be Second Baptist Church of Waco.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of three African American men and two women standing in a living room setting. The three men are wearing dark suits with ties around their neck and flowers pinned to their left lapel. The woman in the center is wearing a light, long-sleeved dress and a veil; she is holding hands with the man on her right. The woman on the far right is also wearing a light dress with pearls and gloves. The group is standing in front of a window with light curtains and next to a piano and side table with a lamp.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of two African American men and three women standing behind a table covered with an embroidered table cloth. Placed on top of the table is a wedding cake, punch bowl, cups, plates, a flower arrangement and taper candles. The three women are standing in the middle of the two men; they are wearing formal dresses and holding punch cups. The two men are wearing dark suits and ties.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a young African American couple and an older man and woman standing in a living room setting. The married couple is standing in the center of the group holding hands; the man is wearing a light suit jacket with dark slacks and bow-tie, and the woman is wearing a light dress, veil and holds a bouquet in her arms. The older man on the left is wearing a light colored suit, and the older woman on the right is wearing a printed jacket and shirt with a dark skirt, purse and hat. Behind the group is a door, wooden chair, and worn armchair.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African American women and one man. The women are wearing dark dresses, and some of them are wearing matching jackets. Three women are seated in front of a table, and the rest of the group is behind the table. The man standing on the right is wearing a dark suit, bow-tie and a flower pinned to his left lapel. A punch bowl, flowers and taper candles are placed on the light tablecloth covering the table.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans sitting at tables in a room with wood paneling on the walls. The women in the front of the group are wearing dresses, and the men are wearing suits. An oval mirror is hanging on the back wall.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran

[Photograph of a Group of People]

Description: Photograph of a group of African Americans in front of a window with thin curtains in a living room. The women who are standing are wearing skirts and blouses with matching jackets, and the men are wearing dark suits. Three older women are seated on a couch in front of the standing people, and the young children are seated at their feet on the floor. Part of a Christmas tree is shown on the left side of the frame.
Date: unknown
Partner: Private Collection of Mike Cochran