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The Nathaniel Mathis Collection of Barbering and Beauty Culture, ca. 1946-2010

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Creator:
Mathis, Nathaniel (barber motivational speaker) 1946-
Physical description:
6.5 cu. ft. : 18 boxes
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Oral histories (document genres)
Certificates
Interviews
Awards
Correspondence
Photographs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Washington (D.C)
Date:
1970
1970-2010
ca 1946-2010
1970-2000
20th century
1990-2000
1980-2000
2000-2010
1950-2000
Summary:
Business papers, correspondence, publicity photographs, awards and certificates documenting Mathis's work as a highly regarded barber and hair stylist in Washington, D.C. Additional material documents Mathis' activities as a community activist, motivational speaker, and distance runner.
Cite as:
The Nathaniel Mathis Collection of Barbering and Beauty Culture, ca. 1970-2010, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Barbers
Hairdressing of African Americans
Motivation--Public speaking
Public speaking
Barbershops--Equipment and supplies
Hair
Barbering
Beauty culture
African American beauty operators
African American barbers
Inventors
Small business
Local number:
1998.3031 (NMAH Acc.)
2004.3044 (NMAH Acc.)
2006.3022 (NMAH Acc.)
2011.3029 (NMAH Acc.)
pending (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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