ZAKEM CHILDREN AND FRIENDS, C. 1921. James Zakem, a retired electrical engineer in Michigan, shared the family history in 2000 and indicated that the young man in the photograph at left worked in his father's restaurant. For MORE information refer to image LB022
Photographs taken on black and white glass negatives by African American photographer(s) John Johnson and Earl McWilliams from 1910 to 1925 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Douglas Keister has 280 5x7 glass negatives taken by these photographers. Larger scans available on request.