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African Americans -- History -- 19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

William and Annette Curtis collection of African American items, 1895-1981

 Series
Identifier: MSS 6223 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Letters, map, advertisements, newspapers, postcards, photographs, pamphlets, painting, and other papers concerning African American history. Also contains photographs, sketches, letters, pamphlets, memorial coins, and other items concerning very prominent African American figures such as George W. Carver, Booker T. Washington, and Frederick Douglas.

Dates: 1895-1981

William and Annette Curtis collection of African American miscellaneous items, 1833-1981

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 6223 Series 1 Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents

Materials include maps, newspapers, pamphlet, envelope, and printed ephemera related to African Americans in the nineteenth- and twentieth-centuries. Dated approximately 1833-1981.

Dates: 1833-1981

William and Annette Curtis collection of African American photographs, 1850-1977

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 6223 Series 1 Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents

Undated John Brown photograph with inscription, two Hiram Revels pictures dated 1977, and three unidentified photographs with explanations.

Dates: 1850-1977

William and Annette Curtis collection of James Huff art and papers, 1970-1990

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 6223 Series 1 Sub-Series 7
Scope and Contents

Certificate of Authenticity for "'Harriet' Underground railroad," Huff Art Studio catalog, and two oversized pictures. These items are approximately dated 1970-1990.

Dates: 1970-1990

William and Annette Curtis collection of LDS Church items, 1838-2003

 Series
Identifier: MSS 6223 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Materials include photographs, articles, programs, pamphlets, and other items concerning religious, particularly LDS, history. Dated approximately 1838-2003.

Dates: 1838-2003

William and Annette Curtis collection of photocopies, 1838-1983

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 6223 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Original and photocopied oversized LDS photographs dated approximately 1838-2003 from Kansas City, Kansas; Kansas City, Missouri; Independence, Missouri, Excelsior Springs, Missouri; and Liberty, Missouri.

Dates: 1838-1983