|Title||John E. Prim behind judge's bench, Seattle, ca. 1950 |
|Date||ca. 1950 |
|Caption||John Prim was Seattle's first African American deputy criminal prosecutor, and later served as a temporary judge. He graduated from the University of Washington School of Law in 1927 and served as president of the local NAACP. He and his wife Carrie had three children, Kenneth, Lorna, and Merle. |
|Notes||Name plate in image: John E. Prim, Judge Pro Tem.|
Stamped on verso: Oral History Program, Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington.
Handwritten on sleeve: John Prim with unidentified man, ca. 1950.
Caption information source: HistoryLink.org.
Courtesy of Department of Records & Archives, State of Washington.
African Americans--Washington (State)--Seattle
|Personal Names||Prim, John E. |
|Location||United States--Washington (State)--Seattle |
|Digital Collection||Black Heritage Society Collection |
|Image Number||19126.96.36.199 |
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|Repository||The Black Heritage Society of Washington State, Inc. |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 5 1/4 x 6 1/2 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |