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Interior of Governor's Palace Kitchen with costumed interpreter, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's

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Hand-colored photograph of horse-drawn carriage stopped in front of Raleigh Tavern on Duke of Gloucester Street in Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's.

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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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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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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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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 of ministers posing in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1950s.

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Albert Durant displays several fish he caught during a fishing expedition at Yorktown beach, Yorktown, Virginia, circa 1950s.

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Albert Durant poses for an informal portrait next to an automobile in the Williamsburg, Virginia area, circa 1950s.