Photo: Bob Lemmons - Carrizo Springs, TexasBorn a slave around 1850 near San Antonio, Texas. Lemmons came to Carrizo Springs during the Civil War with men seeking new range for their cattle.
Courtesy of Library of CongressBorn in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938
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