Colorized by D' Lynn-Cornelia White Peterson with children Philip and Dorothy, circa NYC from "Black Gotham: African Americans in Century New York City." They are some of the author's ancestors. via Biddy Craft.
James Van Der Zee I had to dedicate a post to Harlem Renaissance photographer James Augustus Joseph Van Der Zee. Born on June 1886 in Lenox, Massachusetts, James Van Der Zee became the most sought after photographer during the.