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Ida B. Wells-Barnett, with husband, Ferdinand, and daughter, Alfreda, 1919

Lawyer Ferdinand Lee Barnett (seated), publisher of The Conservator, the first African American newspaper in Chicago, and his wife Ida B. Wells-Barnett (left), activist, journalist, teacher, and anti-lynching leader. They are pictured with their daughter Alfreda (right), and son Herman (in window) in the backyard of their Chicago home at 3624 Grand Boulevard.