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Songs of My People Exhibition Archive, 1990-1994

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Exhibition Archive


Songs of My People

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15.75 linear feet


The "Songs of My People" Archive of New African Vision chronicles the international photography exhibition, publication, and video of the same name. The Archive, received from New African Visions Director, D. Michael Cheers, consists primarily of photographic material documenting the project that, in 1990, dispatched fifty photographers to chronicle the African American experience throughout the United States. Among the photographers were Pulitzer prize winners Ozier Muhammad, John H. White, Keith Williams and Matthew Lewis. All images from the publication and exhibitions are included, as well as extensive photography created in the course of the project. The Archive also includes exhibition files consisting of clippings, press releases, and itineraries, as well as Director´s records and video footage of interviews and events.

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Materials are in English.
Finding aid written in English


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