Portrait of Jane Potter Mengel (Mrs. Arthur D.) Allen of Glenview, Kentucky, holding her painting, wearing her hair tied back and a blouse with ruffles. Handwritten on back of image: Louisville Artist.
Dwellings; Houses; Interiors; Dining rooms; Servants; African Americans; People
The dining room table has a white runner and a vase of flowers on it. Two servants in black suits, white shirts and black bowties stand in the corner of the room by two doors. To one side of the room some decanters, candlesticks and a pitcher sit...
African American men--Employment; Lumber industry; Logs; Laborers; Wood
African American workers push carts piled with lumber along tracks that extend across a wooden platform structure that snakes among stacks of boards. Smoke rises from the building behind them and there is a water tower in the distance.