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Subseries 9.5
Posters, 1949-1986
OP 72 - 84; 90 - 93

Scope and Content Note

The subseries contains posters collected by Dawson, including announcements of conducting performances, posters depicting Dawson, and a publicity poster of the Tuskegee Choir for 'Coke Time.'

Box Folder Content
OP12 9 Ethiopian Research Library, New York, [undated]
OP12 10 "The Fisk Jubilee Singers," [undated]
OP12 11 "In Partnership with God by D'Edquard Freeman," [undated]
OP11 - "Men of the 99th [Tuskegee] Fighter Squadron and the 332nd Fighter Group," by Roy LaGrone, [undated], [signed by artist]
OP11 - "The Roots of the Afro-American Tree Produced Excellent Fruit, Part One," [undated], [includes WLD]
OP12 12 Tuskegee Choir calendar, 1949
OP12 13 "Music for Unity," Mont Plesant High School, [WLD guest conducting], 1949
OP12 14 "From Bach to Gershwin," 1951
OP11 - "The Tuskegee Choir in a Special Christmas Program on 'Coke Time,'" Coca-Cola Company, 1954
OP12 15 "7th Annual Clinic Concert, Alexandria, Virginia," [WLD guest conducting], 1960
OP12 16 "Wayne State University Men's Glee Club featuring William L. Dawson," 1970
OP12 17 Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Company 1972 calendar featuring artist John Biggers, 1972
OP12 18 "Crescent Youth Symphony presents William Dawson's Negro Folk Symphony," 1975
OP12 19 "Let's Make Music Together featuring William L. Dawson," 1975
OP11 - "American Music Week," November 4-10, 1985
OP12 20 "Famous Black American Entertainers, Part 1," Nabisco Brands Famous Black Americans poster series, 1986
OP12 21 "Famous Black American Entertainers, Part 2," Nabisco Brands Famous Black Americans poster series, 1986