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Title Series 4: African American Art and Diaspora
Accession number MS2011.01
Object Name African American Art & Diaspora
Series ID MS01.04
Parent Object ID MS01
Collection David C. Driskell Papers
System of arrangement The records are divided into four sub-series: Artist Files, Ephemera, Exhibition Catalogues and Subject Files.
Description These records give light to the broad range of interest Prof. Driskell had in 20th century African American and African art and culture as well as the general world of art, history, and culture. The materials in this series consist of the resources that Prof. Driskell used to stay abreast of the issues, artists, and art that were important to him both personally and professionally. The different sub-series represented portray the wide variety of items Prof. Driskell collected from various pieces of ephemera (fliers, brochures and newspaper clippings) to exhibition catalogues and artist resumes and biographies. For additional information on what the individual sub-series contain, consult the sub-series descriptions respectively.
Dates of Creation Inclusive dates: 1901-2012.
Bulk dates: 1960-2000.
Level Series
Child Records Series 4: African American Art and Diaspora Sub-Series 3: Exhibition Catalogues
Series 4: African American Art & Diaspora Sub-Series 1: Artist Files
Series 4: African American Art & Diaspora Sub-Series 2: Ephemera
Series 4: African American Art & Diaspora Sub-Series 4: Subject Files
Series 4: African American Art & Diaspora Sub-Series 5: Black Memorabilia