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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.
Citation:
Alma Thomas autobiographical account, before 1978. Alma Thomas papers, 1894-2000, bulk 1936-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
U.S. public domain
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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