Twentieth century photograph collection, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
A large group of African Americans, mostly women and children, waiting outside a train depot, Savannah, Tennessee, circa 1904, A. Frank Eby, born 1844 in Franklin County, PA, served in the 54th Indiana Volunteer Infantry and the 40th Indiana Infantry during the American Civil War. After the war, he was a grocer, a teacher and later settled into the banking and mercantile industries in Elk, Kansas where he married and raised his family.
"A. Frank Eby album, Shiloh National Military Park, circa 1904" (2021). E. Frank Eby Album. 24.