Say We Are Here: Selections from the Verdell A. Burdine and Otto G. Rutherford Family Collection
Verdell, Otto, and Family
The typing and stenography skills that Verdell learned in high school made a crucial difference in her ability to earn wages and engage in activism throughout her life.
Verdell carefully annotated this picture for posterity. The house became an historic landmark in 1999, nominated by the Bosco-Milligan Foundation.
Left to right: Verdell, Maggie, Charlotte, and Yasha.