Series 4
Printed ephemera, circa 1890s-2004
3 linear feet (6 boxes), OP11-26, XOP1-XOP2, XOP4

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of printed ephemera relating to African American art and culture including posters and artwork, postcards, programs, and calendars. The posters relate to films, visual arts, theater, music, dance, literature, Black History Month, and politics. The postcards depict the works of African American artists or artists depicting African Americans; various well known African Americans including performers, entertainers and others; period images from the 1890s to 1990s; works of African American photographers, geographic locations, and others relating to specific subjects including historical and contemporary advertisements and stereotypical images of African Americans.

Arrangement Note

Organized into three subseries (4.1) Posters and artwork, (4.2) Postcards, (4.3) Calendars, and (4.3) Programs.

Description of Subseries