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Alma Thomas autobiographical account

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Subject:
Thomas, Alma
Type:
Writings
Place:
Washington, D.C.
Date:
before 1978
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Manuscript : 5 p. : typescript
Summary:
Thomas describes her childhood in Columbus, Georgia, early interest in art, her education at Howard University, moving to Washington, D.C., working as a kindergarten teacher, resuming her painting training at Columbia University and American University, her career teaching art at Shaw Junior High, and her inspiration and philosophy of art and color.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
African American women artists
Women artists
Women painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18479
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Alma Thomas papers, 1894-2000, bulk 1936-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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