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Combating Racism: Betsy Graves Reyneau, Laura Wheeler Waring and Representation of Black Achievement

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-17T17:37:03.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_cn_YX0QNyT8

Panel Discussion - A Closer Look at African American Artists in SAAM’s Collection

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-02-09T00:32:31.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_XMjaL11vpXE

Exhibition panels describing William H. Johnson's career

Creator:
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Subject:
Johnson, William H. (William Henry)  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
195-
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16944
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William H. Johnson papers, 1922-1972, bulk 1926-1956
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16944
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William H. Johnson scrapbook

Creator:
Johnson, William H. (William Henry), 1901-1970  Search this
Johnson, William H. (William Henry), 1901-1970  Search this
Subject:
Johnson, William H. (William Henry)  Search this
Type:
Albums
Date:
1920s - 1947
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6633
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William H. Johnson papers, 1922-1972, bulk 1926-1956
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6633

Oral history interview with Robert Blackburn, 1970 December 4

Interviewee:
Blackburn, Robert Hamilton, 1920-2003  Search this
Blackburn, Robert Hamilton, 1920-2003  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Barnet, Will  Search this
Francis, Sam  Search this
Grosman, Tatyana  Search this
Harrison, Wallace  Search this
Hartigan, Grace  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Vytlacil, Vaclav  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Prints -- Technique  Search this
Art and race  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11446
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212074
AAA_collcode_blackb70
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212074

William H. Johnson papers, 1922-1972, bulk 1926-1956

Creator:
Johnson, William H. (William Henry), 1901-1970  Search this
Johnson, William H. (William Henry), 1901-1970  Search this
Subject:
Hawthorne, Charles Webster  Search this
Johnson, Holcha Krake  Search this
Nierendorf, Karl  Search this
Hughes, Langston  Search this
Aden, Alonzo J.  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor  Search this
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Alma Reed Galleries  Search this
Barnett-Aden Gallery  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6889
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209018
AAA_collcode_johnwill
Theme:
African American
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209018
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Harmon Foundation printed material, 1928-1963

Creator:
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7657
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209820
AAA_collcode_harmfoun
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209820

Palmer C. Hayden papers, 1920-1970

Creator:
Hayden, Palmer C., 1890-1973  Search this
Hayden, Palmer C., 1890-1973  Search this
Subject:
United States  Search this
Type:
Diaries
Sketchbooks
Photographs
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5588
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209853
AAA_collcode_haydpalm
Theme:
Diaries
Sketches & Sketchbooks
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209853
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Sargent Johnson photographs of sculpture, circa 1937

Creator:
Johnson, Sargent, 1888-1967  Search this
Johnson, Sargent, 1888-1967  Search this
Subject:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts -- California -- Photographs  Search this
Federal aid to the public welfare -- California -- Photographs  Search this
Public sculpture -- California -- Photographs  Search this
Art and state -- California -- Photographs  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9849
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212344
AAA_collcode_johnsarg
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212344

Milton Morriss James papers, 1923-1980

Creator:
James, Milton Morriss, 1926-  Search this
James, Milton Morriss, 1926-  Search this
Subject:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa  Search this
Bloch, Julius T. (Julius Thiengen)  Search this
Brady, Mary Beatty  Search this
Waring, Laura Wheeler  Search this
State Teachers College at Cheyney  Search this
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
African American universities and colleges -- Pennsylvania -- Cheyney  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10255
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213387
AAA_collcode_jamemilt
Theme:
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213387

Aaron Douglas papers, 1921-1973

Creator:
Douglas, Aaron, 1899-1979  Search this
Douglas, Aaron, 1899-1979  Search this
Subject:
Fisk University  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Tennessee -- Nashville  Search this
Art, American  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10795
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214482
AAA_collcode_dougaaro
Theme:
African American
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214482

Meeting Minutes

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 30
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1972-1980
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access 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:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 7: Professional Files / 7.1: AfriCOBRA
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1027
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Harmon Foundation

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 30
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930-1956
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access 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:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 8: Research Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1108

Harmon Foundation

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 31
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953-1970s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access 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:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 8: Research Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1109

Harmon Foundation

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 32
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access 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:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 8: Research Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1110

Research Files

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 11)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930-2001
Scope and Contents:
Research files were compiled by Donaldson for his dissertation research, published essays, and course lectures. Files may include photocopied articles, handwritten notes, bibliographies, and other lists. Also of note are research files on the Harmon Foundation which includes original correspondence from the 1940s-1950s between the Harmon Foundation and the Department of Art at Howard University.

In the Works Progress Administration file is a photograph labeled "Photo at 306-C" of a group of artists including Charles Alston, Ad Bates, Fred Coleman, Selma Day, Edgar Evans, Cecil Gaylord, Silas Glen, Vertis Hayes, Ronald Joseph, Gwen Knight, Elba Lightfoot, Francisco Lord, O. Richard Reid, Gette Seabrook, and James Yaeargens. The group is pictured outside the Harlem Renaissance hub on West 41st Street where Alston taught art classes.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access 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:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.donajeff, Series 8
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Jeff Donaldson papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref55

Harmon Foundation

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access 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:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 8: Research Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref65

Project and Exhibition Files

Collection Creator:
Tobias, Abraham Joel, 1913-1996  Search this
Extent:
1.6 Linear feet (Boxes 1, 2, 4, OV 5)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1938-2000
Scope and Contents note:
Project and exhibition files contain varying combinations of the following: correspondence, photographs, publicity material, legal documents, and proposals. Printed material includes announcements catalogs, and clippings. Some material is in Russian.

The project file for Science and Engineering (1958) contains a patent certificate for striated plastic, a material that Tobias employed in two murals. Other material of interest is correspondence with the Harmon Foundation regarding a documentary film on Tobias's use of ethyl silicate for outdoor murals.
Arrangement note:
This series is organized chronologically by mural commission, followed by project proposals, and exhibition files.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy 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:
Abraham Joel Tobias papers, 1913-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.tobijoel, Series 3
See more items in:
Abraham Joel Tobias papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tobijoel-ref29

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Johnson, William H., 1901-1970  Search this
Extent:
(Box 1-3; 0.3 linear feet)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1928-1971
Scope and Contents note:
Printed Material documents William H. Johnson's career as an artist in both the United States and Europe. Included are a collection of magazine and newspaper clippings compiled by Johnson as resource material for his paintings. These clippings consist of advertisements and articles on current events. Also found are exhibition catalogs for solo shows, group shows, and joint shows of Johnson and Holcha Krake's artwork. Many of these catalogs are for exhibitions of artwork by African American artists at the Harmon Foundation. Numerous news clippings found in this series provide information about Johnson, Krake, their artwork, and exhibitions. Included are clippings from the United States, Norway, Sweden, and Denmark. Also found here are two brochures on African American artists published by the Harmon Foundation.

Researchers should note that some of these foreign clippings were partially translated by the Harmon Foundation and are found in their records in Series 5.
Arrangement note:
Items are arranged in chronological order within each folder. This series has been scanned in its entirety.
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of the collection is digitized. Use of material not 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:
William H. Johnson papers, 1922-1971, bulk 1926-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.johnwill, Series 2
See more items in:
William H. Johnson papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-johnwill-ref28

Harmon Foundation Research Materials Regarding William H. Johnson

Collection Creator:
Johnson, William H., 1901-1970  Search this
Extent:
(Box 2, OV 5; 0.2 linear feet)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s
Scope and Contents note:
Research materials created by the Harmon Foundation regarding William H. Johnson include seven exhibition panels about Johnson that have original photographs of Johnson and his artwork attached. Also found are reference documents created while researching the news clippings in the William H. Johnson papers that are from Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. Included are partial translations of the news clippings and photocopies of clippings with annotations regarding date and name of the newspaper. Also included is a list of possible foreign newspapers in which these clippings were found. The original news clippings are located in Series 3: Printed Material.
Arrangement note:
Annotated photocopies of foreign news clippings of poor quality have not been scanned.
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of the collection is digitized. Use of material not 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:
William H. Johnson papers, 1922-1971, bulk 1926-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.johnwill, Series 5
See more items in:
William H. Johnson papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-johnwill-ref62

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