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H. Lawrence Freeman papers, 1870-1982, 2015, bulk 1890-1954

Series IX: Personal, circa 1898-1972, undated

This series contains resumes for H. Lawrence Freeman, invitations and programs for non-professional events he attended and for his funeral, personal documents related to other members of the family, and personal ephemera, including a violin that belonged either to H. Lawrence or Valdo Freeman. There is a folder of documentation about the "Military Boy Scouts," a Harlem group to which Valdo Freeman belonged circa 1910-1918, with some photographs. Also included are the program and menu for a dinner in honor of W.E.B. DuBois, 1924, and program of the Fourth Pan-African Congress, 1927.

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Box 36 Folder 6 Documents and photographs, circa 1915-1972

Box 36 Folder 7 General, 1933-1938, undated


Box 61 Brass plaque

Box 61 Mirror with photo on back hhh

Box 61 Scissors

Box 61 Straight razor and Box

Box 61 Stamp with numerical wheel

Box 61 Stamps with faces, 2 items

Box 62 Valdo Freeman's Violin--German, circa 1898