Colyar Family Collection

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Colyar Family Collection


Additional spellings for the surname "Colyar" include "Collier" and "Colyear"


Jackie Duncan

Collection Items

Daisy Collier's Receipt from Drs. Newell and Newell
Daisy Collier's receipt from Drs. Newell and Newell. Dates January 6, 1935. The receipt total is $112.00

Document titled "Colyar Family Facts"
Typed document titled "Colyar Family Facts" The document includes facts about births, deaths, and other life events of the Colyar family.

Tennessee Public Schools Certificate for Mabel Colyar
A certificate from the State of Tennessee to Mabel Colyar for the completion of elementary school. Dated May 1, 1936.

Photograph of Virginia Collier, her husband Jake Dozier and Mabel Duncan (right to left)
Virginia Collier is pictured (right) seated at a table at the Club DeLISA in Chicago, Illinois. She is wearing a dark colored dress and a hat. Collier is seated next to her husband Jake Dozier. Dozier is wearing a dark colored striped suit. Mabel…

Photograph of Virginia Collier (right)
Virginia Collier is pictured (right) seated at the Club DeLisa in Chicago, Illinois. Collier is wearing a white blouse with a black vest. Collier is also wearing a feathered hat. There is a man and a woman both wearing dark colored clothing seated…

Photograph of Betty Moyer (Mabel Duncan’s employer)
Betty Moyer is photographed walking down the sidewalk. She is wearing a dark colored suit and hat. She is holding a handbag in her arms. There is a woman walking down the sidewalk behind her.

Photograph of Virginia Colyar and David Colyar (sister and brother)
Virginia and David are seated at a table in a nightclub. Virginia is wearing a white feather hat. David is wearing a dark colored shirt. Clubgoers are in the background.

Photograph of Mabel (Colyar) Johnson
Mabel (Colyar) Johnson is photographed seated in a chair. Johnson is wearing a dark colored suit jacket, eyeglasses, and a pillbox style hat.

Photograph card of Bishop Mable Sammons
Mable Sammons is photographed kneeling in prayer at an altar. Sammons is wearing a white and dark colored robe. The text on the card reads "Bishop Mable Sammons Founder of St. Joseph Christian Spiritual Church 5335 Michigan Avenue. Chicago, Illinois"

Photograph of Mable Sammons taken by D &H Studio Chicago
Mable Sammons is photographed sitting on a bench with her hands folded in her lap. Sammons is wearing a white dress with a cross necklace.
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