Rosa L. Dixon Bowser, an influential educator and civic reformer, is the subject of this photographic portrait published in Twentieth Century Negro Literature (1902). Bowser's image is surrounded by an illustration that includes scenes from slavery at left, and scenes of learning at right; in the foreground are shackles that have been opened.
Citation: Twentieth Century Negro Literature, or, A Cyclopedia of Thought on the Vital Topics Relating to the American Negro. E185.5 .C97 1902. Special Collections, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.