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Alex Manly and family

Date: 1900 - 1910 | Identifier: 65.1.a.5
Alex Manly with his wife, Caroline Sadgwar Manly, and their infant son, Milo. Alex Manly was editor of the Wilmington Daily Record, an African American newspaper in Wilmington, N.C., during the late 19th century. In 1898, he and his brother Frank were forced to flee the city on the eve of the Wilmington race riot. Alex Manly later settled in Philadelphia, Pa., where this photograph was taken. Date approximated. more...