Port Washington's African-American Heritage

Leisure

Lorenzo ‘Sweetie’ Loze and Richy John

Lorenzo Loze (l.) in his Eagles baseball uniform and Richy John (r.) in his Jets uniform.<br />
Lorenzo Loze (l.) in his Eagles baseball uniform and Richy John (r.) in his Jets uniform.

Arnold Ipaminandi, Eagles Team Member, 1950

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Gerald Biddle on his Motorcycle, 1960s

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The Jets Baseball Team, 1951

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G.O.P. Barbeque, Manhasset Isle, 1928

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Anna Veit and Vernon Francis on Harbor Road, Early 1930s

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Wallace Townsend, 1944

afam120b. 1875, d. 1969.  Brother of Minnie Biddle.

Photo taken by William McMichael, owner of the White House Laundry.

Colored Stars Baseball Team, 1920s

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John, Palmer, Frank and Harry Taking in the Sun

afam080(l. to r.) John Biddle, Palmer Sheridan, Frank Laska and Harry Merritt sitting on a bench at Mill Pond.

Photo by Dorothea Hahn.