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Fisk University

Collection Creator:
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991  Search this
Container:
Box 8
Reel 5920, Frame 52-60
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933-1955
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Prentiss Taylor papers, 1885-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Prentiss Taylor papers
Prentiss Taylor papers / Series 10: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw992f1c58c-e9bb-4430-ae85-2aaaeec90ff1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-taylpren-ref653

Fisk University

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5183, Frame 353-383
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1944-1960
Scope and Contents note:
(correspondence about gifts of prints and painting to the university; invitation to participate in a seminar on art and music)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 1: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw931c97439-a358-4e78-a2fa-5442644aae39
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref1400

Fisk University

Collection Creator:
Knight, Gwendolyn  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971-1975
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight papers, 1816, 1914-2008, bulk 1973-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight papers
Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c22ef9d1-6295-4ad5-a498-e1a83767fccc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-lawrjaco-ref80

Invitation for commencement at Fisk University

Printed by:
Hemphill Press, American  Search this
Subject of:
Fisk University, American, founded 1866  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper and imitation leather
Dimensions:
H x W (closed): 6 × 4 1/4 × 1/8 in. (15.2 × 10.8 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
invitations
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
U.S. History, 1945-1953  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Gates Moresi family
Object number:
2014.213.1.1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57cf52682-6a57-4f1c-a040-c9f548297fc5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.213.1.1-2

The Clique, Fisk University Campus

Created by:
Arthur P. Bedou, American, 1882 - 1966  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Fisk University, American, founded 1866  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 4 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (12.1 x 17.1 cm)
H x W (Matted): 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1915
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.51.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56a50cad5-8c16-4a92-87cd-70d224087542
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.51.2
Online Media:

Diorama of Fisk University Jubilee Singers

Depicted:
Fisk University Jubilee Singers  Search this
Maker:
Keyser, Stephney J.  Search this
Keyser, Stephney J.  Search this
Visual artist:
Havel, Edmund  Search this
Physical Description:
wood; plexiglass (case material)
porcelain; wool; silk (figures material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 cm x 49 cm x 32 cm; 10 1/4 in x 19 5/16 in x 12 5/8 in
Object Name:
Diorama
Place made:
United States: Virginia, Falls Church
Date made:
1994 - 1998
Subject:
Music  Search this
Education  Search this
African American History  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Diedra J. Bell and Dr. Stephney J. Keyser
ID Number:
1999.0174.01
Accession number:
1999.0174
Catalog number:
1999.0174.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Religion
Cultures & Communities
Music & Musical Instruments
Art
Exhibition:
Giving in America
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-9fb9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_376210
Online Media:

Race Relations Institute, Fisk University

Collection Creator:
National Congress of American Indians  Search this
Extent:
2 Photographs
Container:
Folder 296
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
1955
Scope and Contents:
Pictured: Madeline White Eagle, Helen Peterson
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Collection Title, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Congress of American Indians records
National Congress of American Indians records / Series 20: Photographs / 20.2: Events
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv40607046b-67b4-4b4e-8bf3-fea937997678
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-010-ref9851

Driskell, David C. (Fisk University)

Collection Creator:
White, Charles, 1918-1979  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967-1977
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Charles W. White papers, 1933-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles W. White papers
Charles W. White papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9bd1d39e6-6900-4fae-82e3-8d693a3fd67e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-whitchar-ref64
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Jubilee Singers, Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee

Created by:
American Missionary Association, American, 1846 - 1999  Search this
Photograph by:
James Wallace Black, American, 1825 - 1896  Search this
Subject of:
Fisk Jubilee Singers, American, founded 1871  Search this
Medium:
albumen, sodium chloride, silver nitrate on photographic paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (Mount): 3 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 1/16 in. (8.3 x 17.1 x 0.2 cm)
Type:
albumen prints
stereographs
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1872
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Humanitarianism  Search this
Photography  Search this
Reconstruction, U.S. History, 1865-1877  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.57.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd500a16a63-6e98-4bfd-ade4-1386979f73e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.57.23
Online Media:

Alma W. Thomas: Recent Paintings (1971), Fisk University

Collection Creator:
Thomas, Alma  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 49
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1972
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Alma Thomas papers, circa 1894-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Alma Thomas papers
Alma Thomas papers / Series 4: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw935afce9e-196a-4089-8777-f75b8c83cca3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-thomalma-ref805

Alma W. Thomas: Recent Paintings (1971), Fisk University, Photographs

Collection Creator:
Thomas, Alma  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 50
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1972
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Alma Thomas papers, circa 1894-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Alma Thomas papers
Alma Thomas papers / Series 4: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9bc5b34be-77e4-4b16-892a-eececcdf60df
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-thomalma-ref806

Charles White (1967-1978), Howard University, Morgan State College, and Fisk University

Collection Creator:
White, Charles, 1918-1979  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961-1969
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Charles W. White papers, 1933-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles W. White papers
Charles W. White papers / Series 6: Gallery and Exhibition Files / 6.2: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9985ef875-8fec-4bd1-a0b5-17a94e342fa7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-whitchar-ref382

Most Done Traveling; Oh! Reign Massa Jesus Reign

Recording artist:
Fisk University Jubilee Singers  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Date made:
1919
ID Number:
1996.0153.08993
Catalog number:
1996.0153.08993
Label number:
A2901
Accession number:
1996.0153
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-c144-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1233567
Online Media:

The Fisk Jubilee Singers medal, American Negro Commemorative Society series, United States, 1972

Issuing authority:
American Negro Commemorative Society  Search this
Associated person:
Fisk University Jubilee Singers  Search this
Maker:
Franklin Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
medal: 3.88 cm; x 1 1/2 in
Object Name:
medal
Other Terms:
Medal; Commemorative
Place made:
United States
Associated place:
United States
Date made:
1972
Credit Line:
American Negro Commemorative Society
ID Number:
NU.72.146.1
Catalog number:
72.146.1
Maker number:
49
Serial number:
3
Accession number:
302799
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-3891-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_967862
Online Media:

Carte-de-visite of the Jubilee Singers

Created by:
American Missionary Association, American, 1846 - 1999  Search this
Photograph by:
James Wallace Black, American, 1825 - 1896  Search this
Subject of:
Fisk Jubilee Singers, American, founded 1871  Search this
Fisk University, American, founded 1866  Search this
Medium:
albumen and silver on photographic paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. (6.4 x 10.8 cm)
Type:
cartes-de-visite
albumen prints
Place depicted:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1872; printed later
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Humanitarianism  Search this
Photography  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.54.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58030e3a6-8dfa-497a-a83e-fc416776243e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.54.4
Online Media:

Fisk University

Collection Creator:
Terry Dintenfass, Inc.  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 33
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1975-1977
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Terry Dintenfass, Inc. records, 1947-1987, bulk 1961-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Terry Dintenfass, Inc. records
Terry Dintenfass, Inc. records / Series 3: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b581c897-99e4-4989-957b-6b5558d2f869
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-terrdint-ref173

Fisk University

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Container:
Box 20, Folder 24
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Climbing Jacob's Ladder: the rise of Black churches in Eastern American cities, 1740 - 1877 exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Climbing Jacob's Ladder: the Rise of Black Churches in Eastern American cities, 1740 - 1877 Exhibition Records
Climbing Jacob's Ladder: the Rise of Black Churches in Eastern American cities, 1740 - 1877 Exhibition Records / Series 1: Research files
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa745339ba2-9deb-4903-98b8-ea9619c0d51d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-036-ref1375

Project Files, Fisk University

Collection Creator:
Hines, Felrath, 1913-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9-10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971-1976
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Felrath Hines papers, 1954-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Felrath Hines papers
Felrath Hines papers / Series 1: Felrath Hines Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92366b5a1-051f-4215-bfce-131174b44222
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-hinefelr-ref12

Fisk University Jubilee Singers

Collection Creator:
Byrd, Charlene Hodges, 1929-2009  Search this
Container:
Box 23, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1882
Series Restrictions:
Some items are in fragile condition. Please seek assistance with the following: Periodical: Northfield Alumnae Chronicle, 1946 August; Program: Howard University,1895.
Collection Rights:
This collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Charlene Hodges Byrd collection, circa 1750-2009. National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Charlene Hodges Byrd collection
Charlene Hodges Byrd collection / Series 6: Printed Material / 6.3: Invitations and Programs
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/io34f8b6b7f-d2b9-4acc-92bf-084aec6cedeb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmaahc-a2010-26-ref655

Summer Institute, Fisk University Students, 1969

Container:
Box 43 of 76
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 190, United States National Museum. Office of the Director, Records
See more items in:
Records
Records / Series 11: Museum Education, 1964-1971. Arranged chronologically. / Box 43
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0190-refidd1e4760

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