Photographs of African American residents of Falls Church, Virginia.
Mary Ellen Henderson's retirement from teaching. According to the article, the two room school house (Fall Church Colored School) opened in 1887. The photograph should be cropped out because it from her 1950 retirement, after 31 years of teaching.
President Truman with the 1948 Olympic women's track team.
He is likely speaking at a NAACP meeting or other secular occasion.
Page from pamphlet regarding Methodist Conference at James Lee School
Mary Ellen Henderson, wife to right, his mother to his left (Louisa Mars Henderson) and Cato Adams, his best friend is seated.
Mary Ellen Henderson receiving NAACP lifetime membership Presented by unknown minister at Second Baptist Church in Falls Church
307 S. Maple and chicken coup directly on Lee Hwy, a new road addition in 1922 that cut across the Henderson family property leaving the barn on one side of Lee Hwy and the House on the other"
2 items: photograph of Henderson family home circa 1940s