Harriet Jackson Taylor Williams came from Braidwood, Illinois to Roslyn in September 1888 with one small son. Harriet, born in Richmond, Virginia in 1871, journeyed with the wives and families of Black miners brought to Roslyn to break the coal mine strikes. Mrs. Williams, the mother of Ethel Williams Craven, owned large farms around grandview, Washington. Harriet Williams died in 1926. This picture was taken in 1922.
"Harriet Jackson Williams" (1922). Roslyn African American History Photographs. 16.
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African-American, Roslyn, Washington, Kittitas County (Wash.) - History, Labor disputes, Mining, Strikes