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Historical & Contemporary Photographs from Proffit, Virginia

People and Places in Proffit:

John Mason Photo Gallery: People and Places in Proffit
Around Proffit: Photography by Larnell Flannagan
Around Proffit : Photography by Mieka Brand

From the Archives: Historic photograph collections

Photograph collection of Marion Martin

Photograph and artifact collection of Preston Leake

Photograph collection of Todd Wheeler
Photographs from the Special Collections department, and from the Holsinger Studio Photograph Collection, University of Virginia Library
Historical sites in Proffit:
Historic residence of Washington Flannagan (1863-194?)
Historic residence of Julia Flannagan (1877-195?)
Historic residence of Sadie Saunders (18??-19??)
Historic residence of Joseph Flannagan (1855-19??) and Sarah E. Flannagan (1861-19??)
Historic residence of Benjamin F. Brown (1927-19??)
Historic residence of Marion (Coles) Martin (1928-)
Sulphur Mines (Active in the 1920s)
Events In and Around Proffit:

Unveiling Ceremony for the Proffit Historic District Highway Marker
Evergreen Baptist Church. Photography by Christine Madrid June 24, 2000

Inauguration of the African-American History in Virginia Program
Ivy Creek Natural Area. Photography by Mieka Brand, June 1, 2000




Created by Mieka Brand for the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies, University of Virginia, 2000