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Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum artists' files, 1968-1985

Creator:
Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Subject:
Ayers, Roland  Search this
Bearden, Romare  Search this
Bullock, Barbara Jane  Search this
Chandler, Dana  Search this
Dowell, John  Search this
Harris, John T. (John Taylor)  Search this
Hendricks, Barkley L.  Search this
Liggeons, Mary  Search this
Lindsay, Arturo  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10132
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213039
AAA_collcode_afrohist
Theme:
African American
Lives of American Artists
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213039

Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum artists' files

Creator:
Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Names:
Ayers, Roland, 1932-  Search this
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988  Search this
Bullock, Barbara Jane, 1938-  Search this
Chandler, Dana, 1941-  Search this
Dowell, John, 1941-  Search this
Harris, John T. (John Taylor), 1908-1972  Search this
Hendricks, Barkley L., 1945-  Search this
Liggeons, Mary  Search this
Lindsay, Arturo  Search this
Extent:
1 Microfilm reel (116 items on partial microfilm reel)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1968-1985
Scope and Contents:
This microfilm collection consists of the Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum's (now the African American Museum in Phialdelphia) artists files on African American artists Roland Ayers, Romare Howard Bearden, Barbara Jane Bullock, Dana Chandler, John E. Dowell, John Taylor Harris, Barkley L. Hendricks, Mary Liggeons, and Arturo Lindsay. These files may contain correspondence, biographical information, photographs, and printed material.
Biographical / Historical:
The Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum, now the African American Museum in Philadelphia, was founded in 1976. The museum preserves, interprets, and exhibits the heritage of African Americans through the combined narrative of art, culture, and history.
Provenance:
Microfilmed in 1986 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. Lent for microfilming by Afro-American Historical and Cultural Museum.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Function:
Museums -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Identifier:
AAA.afrohist
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-afrohist

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