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"Queen and two attendants chosen at the Kappa Alpha Psi dance," May 9, 1948
"Negro woman receives Ph.D. at summer convocation," September, 1941
Program for final examination of Lulu Merle Johnson, July 23, 1941
Girls' Dance Team, Blue Triangle Branch of the YWCA of Des Moines, Des Moines, Iowa, March 25, 1941
The Blue Triangle Branch of the Young Women's Christian Association of Des Moines was founded in 1919 to offer segregated programs for the African-American community. In 1947 it merged with the main branch of the YWCA as part of a nationwide…
Multiracial quartet in performance, First United Methodist Church, Iowa City, Iowa, late 1940s
Pictured at right is Esther J. Walls; the others are unknown University of Iowa students.
Arlene Roberts Morris posed with bicycle, Iowa City, Iowa?, 1946
Portrait taken for the cover of the first issue of Eyes magazine, an early publication about African American life and culture, in 1946. Morris also served on the Eyes magazine staff.
Negro business and information directory
In addition to business listings, includes informational, historical and inspirational items.