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Lorenzo Williams Photograph Collection

Identifier: MSS 0111

Content Description

Materials in the Lorenzo Williams Photograph Collection are largely photographic in nature, but does contain some correspondence and news clippings. This collection consists of 49 photographs, one is a tin type, presumably of relatives of Lorenzo Williams during the early to mid-twentieth century. Photographs are mostly of individuals that depict military service, graduation and the daily life during the twentieth century.


  • undated

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the Lorenzo Williams Photograh Collection must be obtained from the African American Library at the Gregory School or the the appropriate copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Biogrpahy is unavailable at this time.


.25 Linear Feet (1 doc box) : 48 photographs, 1 tintype

Language of Materials



All photographs were assigned a photo identification number and are arranged accordingly by this number.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Lorenzo Williams in 2012.

Processing Information

Processed by Sheena Wilson, April 2018
Lorenzo Williams Photograph Collection
An inventory of his records at the African American Library at the Gregory School, Houston Public Library
In Progress
Sheena Wilson
April 16, 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Gregory School Repository


The African American Library at the Gregory School
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
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Houston Metropolitan Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002
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