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Title Series 2: Educator.
Sub-Series 1: Fisk University.
Accession number MS2011.01
Object Name Educator
Series ID MS01.02.01
Parent Object ID MS01.02
Collection David C. Driskell Papers
System of arrangement Files are arranged alphabetically by folder title.
Description The records in this sub-series chronicle the time David C. Driskell spent at Fisk University between 1966 and 1977. Prof. Driskell joined the faculty as a full professor in September of 1966 and acted as the Director of University Galleries and chairman of the Department of Art from 1966-1977.

The sub-series is primarily comprised of general correspondence, departmental files, research materials, records relating to the Carl Van Vechten Gallery, and course materials, which include syllabi, exams, and lecture notes. Some of the materials pre-date Prof. Diskell's time at Fisk, such as exhibition catalogues and teaching materials. Likewise, there are some records that Prof. Driskell collected after he left the University in early 1977, as he remained active the in Department of Art and University Galleries. These materials include correspondence, newspaper articles, and documents relating to the Carl Van Vechten Gallery.
Dates of Creation Inclusive dates: circa 1949- 1991.
Bulk dates: 1966-1977.
Level Sub-series
Containers Art Department Newsletter, circa 1974
Art Department Catalogue for the 1972-1973 Academic Year, 1972-1973
Annual Arts Festival Programs, 1957-1969
Annual Arts Festival Programs, 1970-1977
Annual Arts Festival Programs, 1989-1990
Annual Commencement, 1968-1976
Art 11 and 12 - Foundations in the Fine Arts, [undated]
Art 103 - Elementary Painting, 1971
Art 219-220 - Advanced Painting, [undated]
Art 241 - Junior Portfolio and Seminar, 1973-1974
Art 291 - Seminar in Afro-American Art, [undated]
Art 292 - African Art, 1974
Art 293-294 - Senior Portfolio, [undated]
Art 295 - Senior Seminar in Art and Aesthetics, [undated]
Art 296 - Seminar in African Art, [undated]
Art 297 - Seminar in African and Afro-American Art, [undated]
Art 297-298 - Independent Study, [undated]
Art 299 - Research Seminar, 1973-1974
Art Exhibition Schedule, 1974-1975
Art Instructors, 1973
Bicentennial Catalogue Project, 1974-1976
Black Art and History, [undated]
Black Art Traveling Exhibitions, 1968-1970
"Black Civilization and Education," Colloquium, 1975
Black Course Content, [undated]
Bulletin, 1975-1976
Campus Development Study, 1968
Carl Van Vechten Gallery of Fine Arts - Exhibition Catalogues, 1963-1969
Carl Van Vechten Gallery of Fine Arts - Exhibition Catalogues, 1971-1974
Carl Van Vechten Gallery of Fine Arts - Exhibition Catalogues, 1989-1992
Carl Van Vechten Gallery of Fine Arts - Miscellaneous, 1969-1976
Catalogue of the Alfred Stieglitz Collection, 1949, [undated]
Charles E. Merrill Fund, 1974
Charles E. Merrill Fund, 1975
Cinematography, 1968-1974
Class Schedules, 1974-1975
College Entrance Board, 1974-1979
Combined Annual Reports from the Department of Art , 1973-1975
Conservation of Paintings, 1976
Correspondence, 1966-1973
Correspondence, 1974-1976
Correspondence, 1977-1981
Correspondence, [undated]
Council on Undergraduate Education, 1974-1975
Division of Cultural Research - General Correspondence, 1967-1976
Division of Humanities Grant Proposal, 1970-1971
Ephemera, 1950, 1966-1969
Ephemera, 1970-1991
Ephemera, [undated]
Elan - A Journal of Review and Opinion, 1966
Extended Service in Museum Science Training Conference, 1972-1973
Elizabeth City State University Fine Arts Festival: The Art of David C. Driskell, 1972
Extended Services in Museum Science Training Publication, 1973
Extended Service in Museum Training Grant Proposal, 1971-1975
Fine Arts Building Committe, 1972
Fisk Art Report, 1976-1978
Fisk Forum, 1971
Fisk University Bulletin, 1968-1969
Gifts to the University Galleries, 1974
Gordon, Allan M., 1974-1980
Handbook for the Administration of Special Negro Collections, 1970
Inauguration of Dr. James R. Lawson, 1968
ISC Transfer, 1974
Library Project, 1973-1974
Magazines, 1967-1972
Miscellaneous, 1971-1976, [undated]
Missing Pages Film, 1972
Model Cities Cultural Enrichment Project, 1971
Museum Advisory Pannel, 1974-1975
Nashville University Center Art Consortium, 1973-1974
National Endowment for the Arts Grant Proposal, 1975
Newspapers, 1968-1976
Newspapers, 1977-1981
Notes, [undated]
Photographs, [undated]
Pre-Registration Materials, 1974-1975
Receipts, 1969-1976
Resignation Letter, 1976
Soul Motion II, [undated]
Special Collections, 1967
Special Collections - Bang, 1972
Special Negro History Week Publication, 1970
Teaching Materials, 1956-1972
"The Black Artist and the Cultural Revolution," 1969
"The Black Family" - Grant Proposals, 1974