Browse Collections (9 total)

The Hertha Auburn Webb Glenn Oral History Collection

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Oral history and genealogical history about the life of Hertha Auburn Webb Glenn during her 101-years of life as an African American native of Texas.…

Contributors: Hertha Auburn Webb Glenn

Flo-Jo World Record Nails

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Collection features an examination of art that use hair and fingernails as subjects or media in order to explore the complexities of identity, and…

Contributors: Collection Archived, Courtesy of the Artist: Pamela Council

The History of Juneteenth in Texas


Juneteenth Texas explores African-American folkways and traditions from both African-American and white perspectives. Included are descriptions and…

Contributors: The National Archives’ annual display of the Emancipation Proclamation

Digital Documentary Series: Study of Negro Artists, by Jules V. D. Bucher

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Silent film in black and white on four reels covering the 1930s African American visual artists during the Harlem Renaissance: New York , NY, Black…

Contributors: Art in the Negro Schools , A Part of the Negro Education for American Living series.

IN RETROSPECT: African American Archival Research Survey


The purpose of this research study is to investigate social issues affecting African American communities in Texas that prohibit its evolution,…

Contributors: University of North Texas

Jewell R. Mazique, African American Library Clerk: Papers, Rare Documents, Memorabilia


A collection of African American vintage nostalgia about the life of Jewell R. Mazique, African American Library Clerk & Activist. The collection is a…

Contributors: ART | library deco Curatorial Staff

Reclaiming My Time: The Writings of Etta Baldwin Oldham

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Reclaiming My Time: The Writings of Etta Baldwin Oldham, is a mini-collection of work by a southern African-American woman, found in the internet…

Contributors: ART & Theology (Blog) & The Forum Magazine

Social Literati Book Club Reader's Guide Collection

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A collection featuring three African American women authors including Zadie Smith, Ruby Bridges, and Zora Neale Hurston

Contributors: African American Social Literati Book Club

Feminist Stories, After the Dreams: A Cultural Retrospective of Sameness

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Feminist Stories, After the Dreams: A Cultural Retrospective of Sameness (mini-art collection) — Contemporary artists from the African Diaspora have…

Contributors: Juanita Mulder • Witbank/South Africa