Thompson Family Collection: MSS.0232
The collection, composed entirely of photographs, offers a visual portrait of several generations of a diverse and energetic family of black Houstonians from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. It includes images of family members at home, school, work, and play. The Photographic Identification Sheets which accompany the pictures contain additional biographic information about family members and their activities.
Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the Thompson Family Collection must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.
Thompson Family Collection. MSS 232. Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library.
Donated by Chester Thompson and Exvelma Thompson, 1983.
Processed by Howard Beeth, 1983.
Detailed Description of the Collection