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Subseries 9.5
Posters, 1949-1986

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
142 9 Ethiopian Research Library, New York, [undated]
142 10 "The Fisk Jubilee Singers," [undated]
142 11 "In Partnership with God by D'Edquard Freeman," [undated]
OP1 - "Men of the 99th [Tuskegee] Fighter Squadron and the 332nd Fighter Group," by Roy LaGrone, [undated], [signed by artist]
OP1 - "The Roots of the Afro-American Tree Produced Excellent Fruit, Part One," [undated], [includes WLD]
142 12 Tuskegee Choir calendar, 1949
142 13 "Music for Unity," Mont Plesant High School, [WLD guest conducting], 1949
142 14 "From Bach to Gershwin," 1951
OP1 - "The Tuskegee Choir in a Special Christmas Program on 'Coke Time,'" Coca-Cola Company, 1954
142 15 "7th Annual Clinic Concert, Alexandria, Virginia," [WLD guest conducting], 1960
142 16 "Wayne State University Men's Glee Club featuring William L. Dawson," 1970
142 17 Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Company 1972 calendar featuring artist John Biggers, 1972
142 18 "Crescent Youth Symphony presents William Dawson's Negro Folk Symphony," 1975
142 19 "Let's Make Music Together featuring William L. Dawson," 1975
OP1 - "American Music Week," November 4-10, 1985
142 20 "Famous Black American Entertainers, Part 1," Nabisco Brands Famous Black Americans poster series, 1986
142 21 "Famous Black American Entertainers, Part 2," Nabisco Brands Famous Black Americans poster series, 1986