Series 3
Photographs, 1925-1978
Box 19

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of photographs relating to the UNIA, in the United States, Africa and the Caribbean Islands. There are photographs of individuals associated with the UNIA, as well images of the 1929 and 1955 UNIA conventions, and locations and events in Ghana, Liberia, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by subject matter.

Box Folder Content
19 1 Alleyne, J., Captain and Chief of the 1st N.Y. African Legion, no date [photographer: Morais Photo Studio, Kingston, Jamaica]
19 2 Asiko, Harriet Ruth and Phyllis Violet Oyieza (daughters of Mr. And Mrs. Obina)
19 3 Brantley, James, no date
19 4 Dinzey, Israel [in Universal African Legion uniform], no date
19 5 Garvey, Amy Ashwood, no date
19 6 Garvey, Amy Jacques, Jamaica Minister Edward Seaga, Eustace Whyte and Martin Luther King, Jr., at Marcus Garvey Shrine, June 1965 [photographer: Gleaner Photo, Kingston, Jamaica]
19 7 Harvey, Thomas W., with Georgina Thornton and Arnold Lemuel Crawford, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1972
19 8 Howard, Humbert, no date
19 9 Kennedy, Edna M., no date
19 10 Liberty Gospel Singing Chorus, Mrs. Susie Griffin
19 11 Nkrumah, Kwame, no date
19 41 Prescott, Ruth Peart (Marcus Garvey's niece), no date
19 12 Sherrill, Joya, no date [photographers: Murray Korman and James J. Kriegsmann] (7 photos)
19 13 Sherrill, William L., no date (4 photos) [Includes photograph of (left to right) William Sherrill, Harold Bledsoe, Thomas Drum, William L. Dawson, Emmett Cunningham, and Joseph A. Craigen, November 20, 1948]
19 14 Stewart, James R, no date
19 15 Watson, Richard, no date
UNIA Conventions
19 16 International Convention, 6th (Edelweis Park, St. Andrew, Jamaica), 1929 [photographer: Shreaves]
19 17 International Convention (?), (Shaw University, Raleigh, North Carolina), no date (12 photos)
UNIA International
19 18 Dominican Republic: UNIA officials (?), no date [photographer: John Robles] (2 photos)
19 19 Ghana: Independence Day (Accra, Ghana), March 1957 [includes photograph of Vice President Richard Nixon and photo of an unidentified woman] [photographer: Information Services Dept., Accra, Gold Coast] (2 photos)
19 20 Ghana: Queen Elizabeth II visit, 1961 [photographer: Information Services Dept., Accra, Gold Coast] (2 photos)
19 21 Ghana: Accra visit William L. Sherrill, 1957 (14 photos)
19 22 Ghana: Unidentified individual, no date [photographer: Alhaji's Studio, Wenchi]
19 23 Ghana: Unidentified group, no date [photographer: Frank Dodoo's Studio, Accra]
19 24 Jamaica: Kingston Division, no date
19 25 Liberia: Scrapbook of UNIA photographs and reports, 1967
19 26 Liberia: Universal African Legion, Annual Inspection and Review (Monrovia, Liberia), August 1976 [includes Universal African Vanguards (juveniles) and Black Cross Nurses in native dress] (7 photos)
19 27 Liberia: Universal African Legion, Annual Inspection and Review (Monrovia, Liberia), August 1977 (9 photos)
19 28 Liberia: Marcus Garvey Memorial Institute (Monrovia), graduating class, 1978
19 29 Liberia: African Village Cafeteria (Monrovia), no date ["UNIA and ACL first commercial business in Africa]
19 30 Liberia: Edna M. Kennedy Clinic, UNIA-ACL, Medical Program for Africa, no date (4 photos)
19 31 Liberia: Liberian troops, no date
19 32 Liberia: UNIA Metropolitan Division, Executive Officers, no date
19 33 Liberia: Universal African Legion (Monrovia), no date
19 34 Brewster Housing Project (Detroit, Michigan), circa 1952 [pictured William L. Sherrill, G.B. Bryant, Rev. Henry E. Thurman, and C.C. Williams] [photographer: O.B. Pitts]
19 35 Garvey Memorial Liberty Hall (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), no date [photographer: Gaston Devigne]
19 36 Loring Air Force Base (Limestone, Maine), African American soldiers and base, 1952 (15 photos)
19 37 Marcus Garvey Institute (Monrovia, Liberia), Graduating Class of 1977
19 38 Organization of African Unity, 4th Summit (Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo), 1967 [includes photograph of Liberian delegation] (3 photos)
19 39 Groups
19 40 Individuals