Aunt Memory Adams posed for a photo - Tallahassee, Florida

Aunt Memory Adams posed for a photo - Tallahassee, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/24745
(please include photographer's name when noted).

Title

  • Aunt Memory Adams posed for a photo - Tallahassee, Florida

Image Number

  • RC00722

Year

  • ca 1900

Series Title

    Biography Note

  • Aunt Memory was born into slavery. When she was twenty-four years old she was taken to Tallahassee and sold to Mr. Argyle for $800. Aunt Memory attended the 1893 World Fair, and sold enough photos of herself to pay for expenses.

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 9 x 7 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Personal Subject

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 17217.

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Aunt Memory Adams posed for a photo - Tallahassee, Florida
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