In 1909, Lexington Business College hosted the legendary Fisk Jubilee Singers. The occasion was recorded by Solomon Butcher.
Today’s Throwback Thursday Photo features the Jubilee Singers at the Lexington Business College in Lexington, Nebraska. Well-known Nebraska photographer Solomon D. Butcher took this image in 1909. It is one of nearly 4,000 of Butcher’s original glass plate negatives housed in the Photograph Archives at History Nebraska. Explore them all online here.