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Deacon Board of the First Baptist Church, c. 1945.
Left to right, front row: James Bratton, Homer Bonner, Porter Connor, Edgar Phillips, the Reverend J. H. Moore.
Back row: Ellis Hunter, James Brown, unknown, J. Knight.
World War II Rationing Board, Colored Section.Left to right, front row: Arthur E. Grier, R. P. Wilson, Dr. Nathaniel S. Tross, Adelaide Hunt, Henry Houston.Second row: Thad L. Tate, Clarence Moreland, Jesse Bowser.Back row: Fred Alexander, Dr. Thomas Watkins, Clinton L. Blake, c. 1942.
LAURA M. BOOTON.
Sergeant Major Zachariah Alexander served in the 3rd North Carolina Infantry in the Spanish-American War, c. 1898.
MRS. KELLY M. ALEXANDER, SR.
Colonel C. S. L. A. Taylor led the Charlotte Light Infantry, a black military company, which was called into active service to fight in the Spanish-American War. From: Colored Charlotte, courtesy of QUEENS COLLEGE LIBRARY.
Right: Brothers Theodore, left, and Newton Hendry served together in World War I.
THEODORA HENDRY WASHINGTON.