Frank R. Jackson Collection consists of Jackson's typewriter and his wife's cosmetology tools.
Frank R. Jackson (1908-2007) was a photographer and creator of crossword puzzles. Florence Jackson, born Florence Thomas, was a teacher at Apex Cosmetology School in Washington, D.C. Frank met Florence and enrolled at Apex to be near her. They married in 1933.
Carole A. Hyman is the niece of Frank and Florence Jackson.
Related archival collection: Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs, dated circa 1940s and measuring .42 linear feet, documents the lives and activities of the residents of the Frederick Douglass Dwellings. The collection is comprised of black-and-white photographs. Many of the photographs were created by Frank R. Jackson. Contact the Archivist for more information.
Related archival collection: Frank R. Jackson papers, which measures approximately 2 linear feet, is available in the archives at the Anacostia Community Museum. Contact the Archivist for more information.
Frank R. Jackson papers. Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Henry Bazemore collection of Frederick Douglass Dwellings photographs, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Henry Bazemore.
African American beauty operators
African American photographers
Social life and customs
Permanent Collection, Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum