Beloit, Great Migration, Family
A trove of photos, letters, documents and objects contributed by Mrs. Cheryl Caldwell.
Beloit, WI, Mississippi
The Grant Peter Lee Gordon family at their farm on Shirland Ave. in South Beloit, WI
The graduation photo shows Ethel Gordon, Cheryl Caldwell's grandmother, with a sad expression because her mother had died shortly before her graduation. Malvenia Bell (Mallie or Mary), a teacher who was Velma Bell's mother, made Ethel's graduation…
Kitty Cameron was born in slavery. She was the mother of Calvin, grandmother of Dora Cameron White, and great-grandmother of Rubie White Bond.