Postcards: Groups

These postcards display individuals posing in groups.  Several groups can be identified as families.  The first picture is of Dan and Ellen Hall with their children.  The second photo is of Maggie Beard (1905-1985) and her grandmother, Margaret Green (1849-1946).  Margaret was born Margaret Hall, a slave, in Missouri.  The Beard children with cousin, Mattie Green are pictured in the next photo:  Lawson (1904-1976); Saylie (1902-1976); Margaret (1905-1985); Oril (1904-1978); and Mattie (1900-1957).  The remainder of the postcards have no notations.  The pictures of the Hall family and the Women on Brick Wall were photographed at the Ferguson’s Studio in Elkins, West Virginia

 

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