Additional Postcards of Young Men

Here are a few additional portraits of young men on postcards.  Lawson Beard (1904-1976) is pictured in the first two photographs.  The second picture is labeled “Kid Beard 18 years”.  The next picture is of Herman Chapman.  The Find a Grave Index has a record for Rev. Herman Bennett Chapman, born in 1903, died 1957, and buried in Elkins, West Virginia.  A Reverend H. B. Chapman was present at the Virginia Chapel AME Church dedication in 1949 (See April 18, 2016 Post, Page 2 Dedication) .  The next picture is of Lee Dorcas, followed by a picture of Richard Green (Not same Richard Green pictured in tintypes).  Basil Lewis is pictured in the next photograph.  There is a 1910 Census record for Basil E. Lewis, born 1897 and living in Randolph County, West Virginia.  The picture that follows is of Ralph Johnson.  The next photo is labeled “Rev Mitchell”.  Charles Slaughter is the subject of the next photograph.  The last photo was taken at the Ferguson Studio in Elkins, West Virginia; however, the man in the picture is unknown.

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