• Created Date
  • ca. 1975
  • Description
  • Handwritten on verso: Bertha Campbell.Stamped on verso: Oral History Program, Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington.Document filed with image (oral history of Bertha Campbell): I was born in Winfield, Kansas in 1889 and reared in Colorado where I went to school. When I graduated high school in 1909 I went to Howard University. I helped found Delta Sigma Theta in 1913. There were twenty-two of us and there are now eight living founders... more
    Handwritten on verso: Bertha Campbell.Stamped on verso: Oral History Program, Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington.Document filed with image (oral history of Bertha Campbell): I was born in Winfield, Kansas in 1889 and reared in Colorado where I went to school. When I graduated high school in 1909 I went to Howard University. I helped found Delta Sigma Theta in 1913. There were twenty-two of us and there are now eight living founders. Upon finishing Howard in 1913 I went to Topeka, Kansas to teach for a year, then returned to Howard University to work in the dormitory with the Dean of Women. After working there for a year I returned to Colorado and married Earl Allen Campbell. We were in Colorado for about six or seven years, and moved to Seattle in 1923. My husband was a railroad man, but he decided that he'd like to change to something else. So we came to Seattle looking for work. He did different types of jobs for about four years until he could get something permanent.... less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    1 photographic print: b&w
    6 x 9 in.
    Scanned as a 400 ppi TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3
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