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Allan Rohan Crite papers, 1930-1982

Crite, Allan Rohan, 1910-2007

Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.5 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence; biographical information; writings, including transcripts of lectures given; photocopies of print series with explanatory matter; clippings; photographs; and "All Glory," a publication by Crite.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, printmaker; Massachusetts; d. 2007 Primarily religious artist and genre painter who treats African-American life.


Lent for microfilming, 1986, by the Afro-American Cultural Museum, Philadelpia, Pa, which received the papers from Crite.

Location of Originals

  • Reels 3911-3912: Originals in: Afro-American Historical & Cultural Museum.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 3911-3912 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Allan Rohan Crite papers, 1930-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.