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Series 6
Photographs, circa 1900-2001
Boxes 84 - 96

Scope and Content Note

The series contains photographs of Evans, her family and friends, colleagues such as John Oliver Killens, Etheridge Knight and Maya Angelou. Also included are photographs from conferences and events from circa 1900-2001. Most of the photos are individual prints, but the series also includes negatives and photo albums. Scrapbooks primarily reflect Evans' professional career. The early career scrapbook contains correspondence, conference programs, and photographs from events in which Evans' participated. There is a significant number of unidentified photographs of people, events, and places. All identifying information about the photographs are directly from captions or other identification supplied by Evans.

Arrangement Note

Arranged in alphabetical order.

Box Folder Content
84 1 Achebe, Chinua at Butler University, undated
84 2 Ansa, Tina McElroy, undated
84 3 Bennett College (Greensboro, North Carolina) circa 1990
BV4 - Black Academy of Arts and Letters first annual conference, 1972
84 4 Central State University, 1980 May 4-5
86 10 Clarke, John Henrik, Infusion, circa 1980-1990
84 5 Colorado, undated
84 6 Coral Gables, Florida, New River, 1988-1989
84 7 Coral Gables, Florida, New River, 1988-1989
84 8 Cuba, 1985
84 9 Daybreak Conference, 1991 July
BV5 - Early career scrapbook, 1962-1969
85 1 Family photographs, circa 1900-1990
85 2 Family photographs, circa 1980-1990
85 3 Family photographs, circa 1950-1990
85 4 Family photographs, circa 1980-1990
85 5 Family photographs, circa 1950-1990
85 6 Friends' children, circa 1960-1990
86 1 Fuller, Hoyt W., circa 1960-1970
86 2 Gwendolyn Brooks Conference at Chicago State University, Evergreen College, 1998
86 3 Gwendolyn Brooks Writers Conference on Black Literature and Creative Writing, 1991
86 4 Gwendolyn Brooks Writers Conference on Black Literature and Creative Writing, 2001
86 6 Hines, Carl and friends, 1985
86 7 Identified people, circa 1980-1990
86 8 Jekyll Island, Georgia, circa 1990-1999
86 9 Jim Flying High play, Kuumba Children's group, July 1985
86 11 Karamu Theater, Eyes, circa 1970-1980
86 12 Killens, John Oliver, circa 1970
86 13 Knight, Etheridge, 1973
86 14 Knight, Etheridge, Belzora Knight (Etheridge Knight's mother), Samuel Allen and others, circa 1990
87 1 Langston Hughes Conference, 1987
86 5 Madhubuti, Haki, birthday, 1992
BV1 - Madhubuti, Haki, wedding, undated
87 2 Mari Evans' Marian College honorary degree ceremony, 1975
87 3 Miles College (Fairfield, Alabama) circa 1970-1980
87 4 National Black Arts Festival in Atlanta, 1990
87 5 National Black Theatre Festival, 1991
87 6 National Black Theatre Festival, 1995
87 7 National Black Theatre Festival, 1995
BV3 - National Black Writers Conference, Howard University (Washington, D.C) 1974
87 8 Negatives, circa 1950-1960
87 9 Negatives, circa 1980-1990
87 11 Negatives, circa 1980-1990
88 1 Negatives, circa 1980-1990
88 2 Negatives, circa 1970-1990
88 3 Negatives, Ken, Bob, Eugenia, and Pam 1987
88 4 Negatives, mothers circa 1970
88 5 Negatives, Saunders undated
88 6 Negatives, Saunders, Cross, McBates and Me undated
88 7 Negatives, Spelman College, Savannah, Georgia and Jekyll Island, Georgia undated
88 8 Negatives, Tuscaloosa, Miami, Mississippi 1987
87 10 Negatives, undated
88 9 "New Jax scholars and Margaret Burroughs, Indianapolis 1996"
89 1 Photographs of Mari Evans, candid, circa 1930-2000
89 2 Photographs of Mari Evans, professional, circa 1930-1990 [1 of 2]
89 3 Photographs of Mari Evans, professional, circa 1930-1990 [2 of 2]
89 4 Photo album 1, circa 1930-1990
89 5 Photo album 2, circa 1980-1990 [1 of 5]
89 6 Photo album 2, circa 1980-1990 [2 of 5]
90 1 Photo album 2, circa 1980-1990 [3 of 5]
90 2 Photo album 2, circa 1980-1990 [4 of 5]
90 3 Photo album 2, circa 1980-1990 [5 of 5]
90 4 Photo album 3, circa 1990-1998
90 5 Photo album 4, circa 1960-1990 [1 of 4]
91 1 Photo album 4, circa 1960-1999 [2 of 4]
91 2 Photo album 4, circa 1960-1999 [3 of 4]
91 3 Photo album 4, circa 1960-1999 [4 of 4]
91 4 Photo album 5, circa 1960-1999 [1 of 2]
91 5 Photo album 5, circa 1960-1999 [2 of 2]
92 1 Photo album 6, circa 1970-1995 [1 of 2]
92 2 Photo album 6, circa 1970-1995 [2 of 2]
92 3 Photo album 7, circa 1970-1995
92 4 Photo album 8, circa 1970-1995 [1 of 5]
92 5 Photo album 8, circa 1970-1995 [2 of 5]
92 6 Photo album 8, circa 1970-1995 [3 of 5]
93 1 Photo album 8, circa 1970-1995 [4 of 5]
93 2 Photo album 8, circa 1970-1995 [5 of 5]
93 3 Photo album 9, circa 1980-1990 [1 of 4]
93 4 Photo album 9, circa 1980-1990 [2 of 4]
93 5 Photo album 9, circa 1980-1990 [3 of 4]
93 6 Photo album 9, circa 1980-1990 [4 of 4]
94 1 River of my Song, 1977
94 2 Saunders at Cornell University, 1982
94 3 Savannah, St. Simons Island, 1990
94 4 September at Cornell University, 1984
94 5 September in Albany, circa 1984
94 6 Slides, circa 1970-1980
94 7 Slides, The Black Experience, 1968
94 8 Slides, The Black Experience, 1968
94 9 Spaulding, James, circa 1990
94 10 Spelman College, circa 1990
95 1 Spelman College, Savannah, Jekyll Island, 1980-1989
95 2 Spelman College, Savannah, Jekyll Island, 1980-1989
95 3 South Carolina Educational Television Black History Teleconference, 1990
95 4 Third World Press anniversary, circa 1990
95 5 Tougaloo College (Tougaloo, Mississippi) circa 1990
95 6 Unidentified event, circa 1990
95 7 Unidentified event, circa 1990
95 8 Unidentified event, circa 1970
95 9 Unidentified event, circa 1970
95 10 Unidentified event, 1977
95 11 Unidentified event, circa 1970
95 12 Unidentified event, circa 1980
95 13 Unidentified event, circa 1970
95 14 Unidentified parade, circa 1970-1980
95 15 Unidentified event with Alvin Singleton, circa 1990
95 16 Unidentified event with Margaret Walker Alexander, circa 1990
95 17 Unidentified people, undated
95 18 Unidentified people, undated
96 1 Unidentified people, circa 1950-1999
96 2 Unidentified people, 1969
96 3 Unidentified people, Spelman College (Atlanta, Georgia) circa 1990
96 4 Unidentified places, undated
96 5 Unidentified places, circa 1950-1990
96 6 Unidentified places, undated
96 7 Unidentified places, undated
96 8 Harding, Vincent and Rosemarie Freeney Harding, undated
96 9 Walker, Margaret, circa 1970-1980
96 10 Whitaker, Mical, 1980-1990
96 11 Williams, Mary Lou, undated
BV2 - Women's Alliance Inc. and Third World Press 19th anniversary celebration scrapbook
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