Humbert Howard papers, 1947-1981

Howard, Humbert, b. 1915? d. 1990
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 1 partial microfilm reel.

Collection Summary: Correspondence, undated and 1963-1976; printed material, including clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1962-1981; photographs of Howard and of his works of art; and two scrapbooks, 1947-1980, including photographs of works of art, clippings, exhibitions catalogs, and letters.

Biographical/Historical Note: Afro-American painter; Philadelphia, Pa.; d. 1990.

Lent in 1991 by David and Carla Howard, the son and daughter-in-law of Humbert Howard, Microfilmed as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

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