Christmas at Oxford – 1950

Christmas was a time of great rejoicing… Parties were given in the big lodge hall over the dining rooms during the holidays. Games were played, refreshments served and a jolly time experienced.

Oxford Orphan Asylum Residents in 1874

Residents (staff and students) of the Oxford Orphan Asylum in 1874 (its first full year of operation) by Rufus Morgan, portrait and stereograph photographer, 1846-1880, native of North Carolina

St John’s Building – stereograph photo

St. John’s Building by Rufus Morgan, portrait and stereograph photographer, 1846-1880, native of North Carolina c. 1873-1874, our first year, is Courtesy of the North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Stereographic images* from the Rufus  Morgan Collection, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  Mr. Morgan, a stereograph […]

Oxford Orphanage Christmas Party, 1936