50 SHADES OF BLACK: Portrait of "Uncle" Billy

Though the ebook that will be released soon as part of the 50 SHADES OF BLACK Project is largely a contemporary art project, we are featuring a series of 10 historic but not widely seen photographs that highlight a distinct aspect of the project. Image 2 of 10:  Portrait of "Uncle" Billy

Portrait of "Uncle" Billy - Quincy, Florida

Portrait of "Uncle" Billy - Quincy, Florida

The note that accompanied the photo in the archives read:

Year 18-- Billy is half Creek Indian and half Afro-American.

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Posted on December 3, 2012 and filed under blog.