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Pictures of Bobby Goldston
This item consists of two images of Bobby Goldston
John Rapier's Death Notice
This is a death notice for John Rapier from 1869. Rapier was the father of James T. Rapier, congressman. John Rapier was born a slave and manumitted by Richard Rapier.
This is a photo of John Kemper (1838-1920). Kemper was born a slave on the John Coffee plantation.
Obituary for Webb Coffee
This is an obituary for Webb Coffee, a former slave on John Coffee's plantation.
"Prominent businessman Bob Goldston dies"
This is an article about the life of Bob Goldston, who passed away in 2007.
"Cleveland's Creole Cookery"
This is an article from the February, 1983 edition of Black Enterprise magazine, featuring an article about Bob Goldston.
David Hutchings, former slave of Col. John Hutchings
This is a newspaper article about the death of David Hutchings, a slave who was brought to north Alabama by Col. John Hutchings.
Bob Carl Bailey's army trunk
Bob Carl Bailey's name tag, City of Huntsville Police
Bob Carl Bailey's police badge--City of Triana