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Charles W. White papers, 1933-1987, bulk 1960s-1970s

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4.2: Lectures, Panels, Juries, and Other Activities , circa 1942-1980

This subseries consists primarily of correspondence, printed material, and planning documents related to lectures, panels, and exhibition or art contest juries in which Charles White participated. Also documented here are other professional activities such as those related to fellowships, guest artist appointments, appearances at dedication events, work as a consultant, and participation in symposiums. White worked in such capacities in a wide range of schools, colleges, and universities, at small community festivals, and with larger city and international organizations.
Records related to the Third World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace in 1951 include correspondence from students who participated in the festival, and photos of Charles White with students from the group.
Records are arranged by type of activity.
The bulk of this series has been digitized; items not digitized include the full text of some publications, which may have only covers and relevant pages scanned.
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Address, Third World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace (1951), 1951-1952
Includes photo of Charles White with children from the group. Also includes handwritten essay about Charles White.
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Address, Third World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace, Correspondence, 1951-1953, 1973
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Oversize Address, Third World Festival of Youth and Students for Peace, 1951
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Consultant, Conference of African-American Art Historians, Northwestern University, 1969
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Dedication, Watts Towers Art Center (1970), 1967-1979
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Fellowships, John Hay Whitney Foundation, Correspondence, 1951-1972
Includes a draft of a recommendation from Raphael Soyer.
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Fellowships, John Hay Whitney Foundation, Proposal, circa 1954
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Fellowships, John Hay Whitney Foundation, Proposals of Other Artists, circa 1961-circa 1963
Includes plans for work for artists including Daniel Johnson, Leonard Taylor, Betye Saar, Melvin Edwards, and Camille Billops.
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Fellowships, John Hay Whitney Foundation Printed Material, 1955, 1972-1978
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Fellowships, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, circa 1954-1965
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Fellowships, Julius Rosenwald Fund, circa 1942
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Guest Artist, Living Arts Program, Dayton Public Schools (1968), 1967-1972
This program included lectures and an exhibition.
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Guest Artist, Living Arts Program, Dayton Public Schools (1968), Printed Material, 1968
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Guest Artist, Living Arts Program, Dayton Public Schools (1968), Printed Material, 1968-1970
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Juries, Air France Bicentennial Art Competition, 1975
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Juries, Bicentennial Black Achievement Exhibition, 1975
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Juries, Festival of the African Peoples, 1968
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Oversize Juries, Festival of the African Peoples, 1968
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Juries, Future Masters Program, Los Angeles Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1973-1974
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Juries, Initiating Committee to Welcome the Soviet Exhibition to Los Angeles, 1977
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Juries, Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation Sunday At the Bowl Exhibition, 1966-1967
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Juries and Lectures, Other, 1965, 1971, undated
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Juries, PAS Graphics, Inc., First Annual Graphic Art Awards, 1977-1978
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Oversize Juries, PAS Graphics, Inc., First Annual Graphic Art Awards, 1977-1978
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Juries, Peace Corps 10th Anniversary Poster Contest, 1971
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Juries, PIC 73 Photo Contest, 1972-1973
Also includes printed material related to PIC 74.
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Juries, San Diego Art Institute 18th Annual Exhibition, 1971
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Juries, Verdugo District Fine Arts Festival, 1973
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Juries, Watts Summer Festival, 1970-1974
Also includes printed material from years in which White did not serve as a judge.
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Lectures, Black Arts Festival, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, 1976-1977
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Lectures, Community Lecture Series, Boston University, 1968-1969
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Lectures, Harlem Renaissance, University of California, Riverside, 1971
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Lectures, University of California Extension Lecture Series, 1966-1975
Includes material related to multiple lecture series/programs.
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Panels, Art-West Associated, 1962, 1968
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Panels, Beliefs and Values as Sources of Creativity Panel, Galton Institute, 1963
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Panels, Giants of Contemporary Art Forum, Compton Community College, 1974
Also includes material related to a tribute to Bill Hanna and Charles White, October 1974.
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Symposiums, Art and the Humanities, Hampton Institute (1968), 1967-1968
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Symposiums, Politics and Our Deteriorating Environment Symposium, Southern Oregon College, 1966, 1969
Also includes correspondence related to the Fine Arts Festival, 1966.
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Oversize Symposiums, Politics and Our Deteriorating Environment Symposium, 1966, 1969
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