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Organization of Black American Culture

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 10)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1967-1987
1997
Scope and Contents:
The Organization of Black American Culture (OBAC) records compiled by Donaldson include administrative documentation on the formation of the group and the planning for its famous public artwork The Wall of Respect. Included are planning documents, press materials, and two photographs, including one of The Wall of Respect.
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, Subseries 7.4
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Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 7: Professional Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93d03cd0b-21fc-4ebd-bb07-17b80d1511b4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref243

Invitation to the OBAC Inaugural Program

Creator:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Subject:
Donaldson, Jeff  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1967 May 28
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18600
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18600
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List of artists who worked on the Wall of Respect

Creator:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Subject:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1967 June 28
Topic:
African Americans in art  Search this
Murals  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18722
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Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18722

Memo to OBAC members about the 19 March 1967 OBAC meeting

Creator:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Subject:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1967 March 23
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18602
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Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18602

Lease documents for scaffolding equipment used to work on the Wall of Respect

Creator:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Subject:
Donaldson, Jeff  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Legal Documents
Date:
1967 August
Topic:
Legal documents  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18723
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Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18723
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List of prominent black Americans featured on the Wall of Respect

Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Subject:
Donaldson, Jeff  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
circa 1970
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18810
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Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18810

Jeff Donaldson letter to unidentified recipient

Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Subject:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1967 June
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18601
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18601

Photograph of the Wall of Respect

Subject:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
circa 1967
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18599
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18599

General Records

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 46
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967-1979
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 / 7.4: Organization of Black American Culture
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw997139333-f876-4018-884e-5c4304e9422d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1101

General Records

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 45
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1967-1970s
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 7: Professional Files / 7.4: Organization of Black American Culture
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d93fbf9b-af20-4b98-bf0b-20acb5fd3239
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1102

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 47
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967-1987
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 7: Professional Files / 7.4: Organization of Black American Culture
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f93f7f1b-a9f8-46d6-b1a6-4cd584788dc7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1103

General Records

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 44
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1967-1970s
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 7: Professional Files / 7.4: Organization of Black American Culture
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99cb0b5b0-75d8-455c-a691-93caa019bde0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref244

Photographs

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 49
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1967
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 7: Professional Files / 7.4: Organization of Black American Culture
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9613d2eaf-63ef-46df-add8-223ae6591cc4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref245

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 48
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1997
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 7: Professional Files / 7.4: Organization of Black American Culture
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw999f4b881-0343-4db1-902d-e902cce0a13b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref246

Meeting notes prepared for the OBAC Visual Arts Workshop Report

Creator:
Weaver, Myrna  Search this
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Weaver, Myrna  Search this
Subject:
Donaldson, Jeff  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1967 June 29
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18724
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Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18724
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Notes on the Wall of Respect and the Mural Movement

Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Subject:
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
197-
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18603
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Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18603

Archives of American Art Short Film Series: Jeff Donaldson Letter to Fellow OBAC Members, June 1967

Creator:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-05-29T13:50:15.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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SmithsonianAAA
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAAA
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_L_FBSufR1EQ

Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005

Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Subject:
Howard University  Search this
AFRICOBRA (Group of artists)  Search this
Organization of Black American Culture  Search this
Conference on the Functional Aspects of Black Art  Search this
World Black and African Festival of Arts and Culture  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Photographs
Interviews
Topic:
Black Arts movement  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American art -- African influences  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
African American educators  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16272
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)371336
AAA_collcode_donajeff
Theme:
African American
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_371336
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Professional Files

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Extent:
5.2 Linear feet (Boxes 6-11, OV 14)
0.001 Gigabytes (ER03)
Type:
Archival materials
Gigabytes
Date:
1960s-2005
Arrangement:
This series is arranged as 5 subseries.

Missing Title

7.1: AfriCOBRA, 1962-1999 (0.9 linear feet; Boxes 6-7)

7.2: CONFABA, circa 1960s-1970s (0.3 linear feet; Box 7)

7.3: FESTAC, circa 1963-1981 (3.4 linear feet; Boxes 7-10, OV 14)

7.4: Organization of Black American Culture, circa 1967-1987, 1997 (0.2 linear feet; Box 10)

7.5: Other Committees and Conferences, circa 1973-2005 (0.4 linear feet; Box 11)
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 7
See more items in:
Jeff Donaldson papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ad72b7a6-d02e-45ef-83d7-682a91e7cb1c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref208

The Black Arts Movement and the Black Panther Party in American visual culture Jo-Ann Morgan

Author:
Morgan, Jo-Ann  Search this
Subject:
Black Panther Party History  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 211 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color) 25 cm
Type:
Case studies
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2019
20th century
Topic:
Black Arts movement  Search this
African American arts  Search this
African Americans--Intellectual life  Search this
African Americans--Race identity  Search this
Arts--Political aspects--History  Search this
Arts and society--History  Search this
20.10 art and society: general  Search this
Arts and society  Search this
Arts--Political aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109988

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