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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
OP72 Ethiopian Research Library, New York, [undated]
OP73 "The Fisk Jubilee Singers," [undated]
OP74 "In Partnership with God by D'Edquard Freeman," [undated]
OP90 "Men of the 99th [Tuskegee] Fighter Squadron and the 332nd Fighter Group," by Roy LaGrone, [undated], [signed by artist]
OP91 "The Roots of the Afro-American Tree Produced Excellent Fruit, Part One," [undated], [includes WLD]
OP75 Tuskegee Choir calendar, 1949
OP76 "Music for Unity," Mont Plesant High School, [WLD guest conducting], 1949
OP77 "From Bach to Gershwin," 1951
OP92 "The Tuskegee Choir in a Special Christmas Program on 'Coke Time,'" Coca-Cola Company, 1954
OP78 "7th Annual Clinic Concert, Alexandria, Virginia," [WLD guest conducting], 1960
OP79 "Wayne State University Men's Glee Club featuring William L. Dawson," 1970
OP80 Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Company 1972 calendar featuring artist John Biggers, 1972
OP81 "Crescent Youth Symphony presents William Dawson's Negro Folk Symphony," 1975
OP82 "Let's Make Music Together featuring William L. Dawson," 1975
OP93 "American Music Week," November 4-10, 1985
OP83 "Famous Black American Entertainers, Part 1," Nabisco Brands Famous Black Americans poster series, 1986
OP84 "Famous Black American Entertainers, Part 2," Nabisco Brands Famous Black Americans poster series, 1986