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Obadiah Johnson Photograph Collection

Identifier: A-0282

Scope and Contents

Orignal and copies of photographs from the Sanctified Quarters in Nacogdoches, Texas. The Sanctified Quarter was an African American neighborhood located on the southeast side of Nacogdoches. By 1980, when University Drive was extended to Loop 224, a majority of the neighborhood was gone. The area was bordered by Shawnee St., Haywood St. and Deveraux St.


  • Event: Donated 12/17/2011

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.


0.25 Cubic Feet


This collection is described in three folders and housed in one accordion file.

Guide to the Obadiah Johnson Photograph Collection
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Repository Details

Part of the East Texas Research Center Repository