St. Paul Normal and Industrial School (Lawrenceville, Va.)
Virginia State Federation of Colored Women's Clubs
Virginia Union University (Richmond, Va.)
Buttons (Information artifacts)
Related archival collection: The Benjamin Layton collection, which dates from circa 1870 to 1980 and measures 1.54 linear feet, includes portraits of African American men, women and children, images taken during the Nixon era and materials documenting the personal and professional life of Benjamin Layton. The collection is comprised of black-and-white photographs, color photographs, cabinet photographs, cartes-de-visite (card photographs), copy prints, correspondence, etchings, newsletters, pamphlets, postcards, programs and tintypes. Contact the Archivist for more information.
Benjamin Layton collection, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Benjamin Layton.
African American soldiers
Human rights workers
Social life and customs
Permanent Collection, Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum