[Thomas Gentry house]

Title

[Thomas Gentry house]

Description

The Thomas R. Gentry house. 537 N Detroit Ave. The associated text reads: "The above residence of Tulsa, and the owner is a successful Real Estate Agent, and business man. Through Mr. Gentry, a great number of our homes have been secures in this city.

"His square dealings with the public have won for him in Tulsa the confidence of all, and being well posted and a long race liver.

"Mr. Gentry has the agency for several additions to the city of Tulsa. Gurley-Hill Liberty no. 1, Liberty no. 2, Gentry no. 1, and Gentry no. 2. He spends most of his time building homes for the race.

"Mr. Gentry is also the head of the Oquawka Cigar Store, in which Mr. M. H. Neeley and H. O. Vaden have an interest."

Creator

A. S. Newkirk, photographer.

Source

1921 Booker T. Washington High School Yearbook

Date

1921

Rights

Public Domain

Files

thomasrgentry.JPG

Citation

A. S. Newkirk, photographer., “[Thomas Gentry house],” Tulsa Race Riot Photographs, accessed December 17, 2017, http://tulsaraceriot.omeka.net/items/show/81.