Josephus Hicks Collection of Church Records, Photographs, and Audio/Visual Materials

Josephus Hicks was an African-American photographer and historian who lived in Cleveland from the mid-1930s until his death in 1998. In addition to photographing people and events in the Cleveland African-American community, Mr.. Hicks wrote the history of St. John AME Church and the Mount Zion Church and the Hough area of the city. The collection consists of church records,…