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  • Collection: Highlights of the Albert Durant Photography Collection

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Group portrait of a women's club in the Williamsburg area, circa 1950's. Front row (l to r) Doris Rainey, Martha Epps. Back row (forth from left) Rosalie McKinney.

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A group of African American men and women at a celebratory dinner in the Williamsburg area, circa 1950's. On Left: Helen Whitten, Helen Braxton Wynn, rest unknown. On Right: Deacon Daniels, Mrs. Daniels, Samuel Power, unknown, Leonard Wallace, rest…

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Graduates of the Wee Wisdom Kindergarten posing in the First Baptist Church fellowship hall, Williamsburg, VA, ca. 1955. The class was taught by Bessie Gerst in her basement.

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Parents, faculty, and students at a practice dinner given by a Bruton Heights Home Economics class. Included in the photo (l to r) are Mr. James Payne, Mr. & Mrs. Ashby (3rd and 4th), Lucy Ashby , Barbara Wynn & her mother, Alice Stanback, Viola…

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Tip Toes Motel on Queen's Creek Rd., Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1950's

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A Fellowship dinner held in the Bruton Heights School cafeteria, Williamsburg, Virginia, December 1953.

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A Fellowship dinner held in the Bruton Heights School cafeteria, Williamsburg, Virginia, December 1953.

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George Seaton and Jack Lord conferring about a scene outside the Capitol during the filming of "Williamsburg: The Story of a Patriot" in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1956.

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A candid shot from the filming of "Williamsburg: The Story of a Patriot" in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1956.

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Cornerstone Laying Ceremony for First Baptist Church on Scotland Street in Williamsburg, Virginia, July 7, 1955.

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Albert Durant posing in his basketball uniform with other students outside James City County Training School in Williamsburg, Virginia, late 1930s.

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Groundbreaking Ceremony for First Baptist Church on Scotland Street, Williamsburg, Virginia, December 12, 1954.

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Cornerstone Rite ceremony, First Baptist Church on Scotland Street, Williamsburg, Virginia, May 28, 1956. Maceo Lodge No. 124 of Williamsburg was in charge with M.T. Whiting & Dr. W L. Ransome of Richmond, VA as the principal speakers,

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Groundbreaking ceremony for First Baptist Church on Scotland Street, Williamsburg, Virginia, December 12, 1954.

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Copy photo by Albert Durant of nineteenth-century photo of First Baptist Church, Nassau Street, Williamsburg, Virginia, erected in 1885. Caption reads '165 years of continuous service'.

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Group portrait of Boy Scout Troops from First Baptist Church (Troop 32), Williamsburg, Virginia and Grove Baptist Church (Troop 80), Grove, Virginia and Troops 94 & 70, circa 1950s.

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Group portrait of the Williamsburg Quintet, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1950s. African American men identified (l to r) as Mr. Epps, Levi Stephens, Mr. Epps, Lisbon Gerst, Archie Rucker. Mr. Harris also sang with this group but is missing in…