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Spelman Archives Photographic Collection


Group portrait of Spelman High School Senior Class of 1929 in front of Laura Spelman Rockefeller. Written on verso: Spelman High School Senior Class of 1929 - Front row, left to right: Clara Ingersoll, Grace Ross, Doris Sanders, Josephine Harreld, Ida Miller, Rachel Davis, Mary Reese, Eva Mims, Fannie Smith, Lottie Smith, Second row: Bonna Perine, Esther Huntley, Mary Watkins, Corrie Ray, Amanda Fuller, Odessa Harris, Vivian Walker, Lulu Cook, Portia Duhart, Janie Banks; Third row: Vera Bray, Mildred Moore, Carol Blanton, Sara Blocker, Zillah Carleton, Sammie Hilliard, Idella Dockett, Mabel Hillman, Mary Young; Fourth row: Cecil Long, Lillian Simmons, Dorothy Black, Ola Ross, Mercedes Powell, Leona Mills, Martha Gartrelle, Odessa Walls, Edythe Jackson; Back row: Millie Dobbs, Rosa Norris, Fannie Gore, Lucile Ward, Cora Douthard, Maudie Price, Helen Gray, Pauline Wilcher

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The Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library acknowledges the generous support of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) in supporting the processing and digitization of a number of historic collections as part of the project Our Story: Digitizing Publications and Photographs of the Historically Black Atlanta University Center Institutions.


Spelman College; African American universities and colleges--Georgia--Atlanta; African American women college students--Georgia--Atlanta; Group portraits



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