Roslyn pioneers Powell Benjamin Barnett and his wife the former Mrs. Johnson posed for a picture in Roslyn about 1924. Powell Benjamin Barnett arrived in Roslyn in the late 1880s to work in the coal mines. Powell Benjamin died in 1939 and Melinda Johnson Barnett died on Nov. 25, 1944.
"Mr. and Mrs. Powell Barnett" (1924). Roslyn African American History Photographs. 13.
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