Powell Barnett, Sr. on December 15, 1854 in Fork Union, Virginia, was one of the original African-American miners who arrived in Roslyn, Washington Territory in August 1888. Barrett with his wife and children played an active role in the Roslyn African-American community.
"Powell Barnett, Sr. Roslyn Miner" (1895). Roslyn African American History Photographs. 59.
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African-American, Roslyn, Washington, Kittitas County (Wash.) - History, Labor disputes, Mining, Strikes