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The Hicks Family Home, 426 East Alabama Street
This is a Florence Main Street calendar with a picture and write-up of the home of Dr. Leonard Jerry Hicks, an African American doctor in Florence.
Handy Heights before and after urban renewal
This photograph shows the before and after pictures of West Florence, looking west down Beale Street. An urban renewal project cleared many of the houses and added a subdivision, public housing, a school, and recreation center to West Florence.
Eastside Reunion 2011
This collection features excerpts from a booklet prepared for the 2011 Eastside Reunion.
First Burrell Slater reunion
Anita Cobb is presenting W.H. Lewis an award in this photograph, taken at the first Burrell-Slater reunion in 1985
Clyde Young and friends
This is a photograph of Clyde Young, Jr., Millard Coker, Sam Sneed, and Norris Young, taken in 1986.
Flyer for the Princess Theater
A flyer for the Princess Theater on East Tennessee Street, where African Americans could buy tickets at a side window and sit in the balcony to watch the film.
Photograph of house at 202 South Cherokee Street
Photograph of a house at 202 South Cherokee Street, which was the home of Betsy Foster, niece of Congressman James T. Rapier and a wealthy businesswoman.
Textual map of Florence
A textual map of the African American neighborhoods in Florence in the 1940s.
Some of the Eastside Neighborhood Establishments
This is a list of businesses from the 1950's, 60's, and 70's on the eastside of Florence.
Councilwoman Simmons and Mayor Holt
This is a photograph of Kaytrina Simmons and Steve Holt at the Bellamy housing development groundbreaking ceremony.