Saint Philip's College
Historically Black College



Photograph shows the original sewing class of school (that became St. Philip’s College) located in La Villita neighborhood. Pictured with the class are the new teacher Alice Cowan, third row, at left; Rev. William Marshall, the first minister at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church (306 Villita Street); and some small boys who attended and did small pieces of art work.



Artemisia Bowden  Administrator
Alice G. Cowan
James Steptoe Johnson  Founder



Image: UT Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio, 074-1227. Loaned by Dr. Clarence W. Norris