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W.T. Vernon (?), circa 1901/1910

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Title:W.T. Vernon (?), circa 1901/1910
Date:1901-1910
Description:

Postcard with photograph of two African-American men wearing three-piece suits and holding derby hats. The bottom of the postcard contains the handwritten words "W.T. Vernon, U.S. Treas." The message suggests that one of the men could be W.T. Vernon, the president of Western University in Quindero, Kansas, whom Pres. Theodore Roosevelt appointed Registrar of the U.S. Treasury. Vernon served in the Treasury position from 1906 until 1911. In later years he was bishop of an African Methodist Episcopal congregation.

Local identification number: scl-m0230

Local identification number: scl-mss064-0230~1; scl-mss064-0230~2

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Vernon, William Tecumseh, 1871- | Postcards | African American men | United States, California, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, 34.0522342, -118.2436849
Collection:Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection
Institution:University of Southern California Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern California. Library | Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research
Original Material:

scl-m0000

Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection, 1880-1986

University of Southern California. Libraries

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