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About: Researching the following surnames: Campbell, Irby, White, Smith, Hall, Fickle, Sale
Program from TN College Glee Club recital, Murfeesboro, TN, school year 1926-27.
Probably the Glee Club group at TN College, Murfreesboro, TN. See TN College recital program for a list of names. 1926-27 school year.
Postcard photo (popular 1910-20); identified on back as Frances Robinson. Card was not mailed, so no clue on where she lived. Photo was part of a collection that belonged to Joseph & Effie Irby, who married in 1907 and lived first in Mississippi and then in Arkansas.
I have no identities of any of the students in the picture. Erskine College is located in Due West, S.C. Picture belonged to Maggie Smith or her daughter Effie, of Oakland, TN.
Possible ID: Ida Smith (b. abt 1862, Fayette Co., TN) and family; husband may be a Mr. Thompson (Tomsen?); photo was probably made in the 1890's; photographer's stamp: Chickasha, Indian Territory. The present day town of Chickasha, OK, is in Grady Co., southwest of Oklahoma City. The photograph was saved by Ida's first cousin, Maggie Hall Smith, also of Fayette County, TN.
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