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Series 5
Subject files, 1945-1997
Boxes 56-57

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of John Biggers' research on topics such as community projects as well as other professional endeavors such as invitations for speaking and art project opportunities from 1945-1997. Documents from organizations such as First Congregational United Church of Christ; Kid Care, Inc.; Washington Project for the Arts; and Hampton University are included. The series also includes research files on topics such as African American artists, writers, and African art, as well as collected materials on other artists and academics such as Maya Angelou and Edmund Gaither.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Box Folder Content
56 1 Adair, Christia V., undated
56 2 African American artists and writers, 1945-1981
56 3 African art, undated
56 4 "The AIDS Cover-up, a Biological Ethnic/Political Weapon Against Blacks," 1988
56 5 Angelou, Maya, 1994
56 6 Art brochures, 1994
56 7 The Art Museum of Southeast Texas, 1989
56 8 Austin Convention Center/Art in Public Places Project, 1989
56 9 Bennett College, 1994-1997
56 10 Biggers, John, funeral, 2001
56 11 Biggers, John, medical, 1990-1999
56 12 Black Art Ancestral Legacy: The African Impulse in African-American Art, 1991
57 1 The Blues Aesthetic: Black Culture and Modernism, 1990-1991
57 2 City of Chicago Percent for Art Program, 1989
57 3 Curricula vitae, undated
57 4 Diverse Works Artspace, 1989
57 5 Feeding Our Future, Kid Care, Inc., 1994
57 6 First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1989
57 7 Gaither, Edmund Barry, undated
57 8 Ghana University of Science and Technology, Alumni of Houston, 1993
57 9 Golden State, "White on Black Art," undated
57 10 Hampton University, 1989
57 11 Hampton University, Class of 1947, 50th reunion, 1997
57 12 Hand Graphics, 1989
57 13 High Museum of Art, 1989
57 14 Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, Art and History, 1989
57 15 Horwitch LewAllen Gallery, 1994
57 16 Innovation, 1969
57 17 International Society of Appraisers, 1981
57 18 Kebede, Alitash, art gallery, 1989
57 19 Kirkpatrick Center, Art Association of Oklahoma, 1984
57 20 Langston University Oklahoma City Urban Center, 1984
57 21 Live Oak Fund, 1982-1985
57 22 Massachusetts College of Art, 1993
57 23 The Museum of African American Art, 1989
57 24 Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists, 1989
57 25 North Carolina Arts Council, 1989
57 26 Northeast Texas Community College, 1989-1990
57 27 Penland School, 1989-1990
57 28 Practical Science Institute, 1978
57 29 Riverside General Hospital, 1967
57 30 Washington Project for the Arts, 1989-1990
57 31 Webber-Brooks family reunion, 1989
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