Content: Collection contains work by Dummett, Cecil Layne, Nichols and Austin Hansen, among others.
Content: Some photographs bear photographer's or photography studio's handstamp on verso; some items bear handwritten or typwritten captions on verso. Some items bear cropping marks. One item is a composite photograph bearing three images.
Content: Collection depicts African Americans in barber shops and beauty salons and also shows beauticians, beauty products and beauty contestants.