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

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6.2: Exhibition Files , 1956-1979

This subseries documents specific solo exhibitions of White's work, and group exhibitions in which he participated, from 1956-1979. Files typically contain a small amount of correspondence and printed material related to the exhibitions such as press releases, catalogs, announcements, and news clippings. Records related to White's 1964 exhibition at Occidental College also include photos of White at the opening of the exhibition.
The bulk of this subseries has been digitized. Material not digitized includes some publications for which only covers and/or relevant pages have been digitized. Duplicates of items found elsewhere in the collection have not been digitized.
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Eight New York Painters (1956), University of Michigan Museum of Art, 1956
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Charles White (1958), California State Association of Colored Women's Clubs, University of Southern California, 1958
Includes handwritten letter from Charles White and photographs of the exhibition installation.
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20th Century Realists (1963), San Diego Fine Arts Festival, 1961-1963
Includes typescript note from Frances White about racism in the museum community.
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Drawings by Charles White (1964), Occidental College, 1964
Includes photos of White at exhibition opening.
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The Negro In American Art (1966-1967) Traveling Exhibition, 1966
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Charles White (1967-1978), Howard University, Morgan State College, and Fisk University, 1961-1969
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American and Soviet Printmakers (1968), National Council of American-Soviet Friendship, 1968
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Five Famous Black Artists (1970), Museum of Fine Arts Boston and National Center of Afro-American Art, 1968-1970
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Dimensions of Black (1970), La Jolla Museum of Art, 1969-1970
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Homage to Alain Locke, The United Negro College Fund and Atlanta University, 1970
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Joint Print Show with Norma Morgan (1970), Spelman College, 1970
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The Machine in the Garden (1970), Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1970
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Black American Artists/1971 (1971), Illinois Bell Telephone Company Lobby Gallery, 1970-1971
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Three Black American Artists (1971), Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art, 1971
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Three Graphic Artists (1971), Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1970-1971
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5th Biennale of Graphic Design (1972), 1971-1972
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Oversize 5th Biennale of Graphic Design, 1972
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5th Annual Printmaking West (1973), Utah State University Galleries, 1973
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Talladega College Arts Festival Exhibition (1974), 1973-1974
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Directions in Afro-American Art (1974), Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, 1974
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Kindred Spirits: The African Diaspora (1974) Exhibition and Seminar, National Center of Afro-American Artists, 1974
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West Coast '74: The Black Image (1974), E. B. Crocker Art Gallery, 1974
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Salute to Our Black Culture (1974), Pasadena Convention Center, Sponsored by Pasadena Centennial Committee, 1974
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Selected Visions — Black Expressions (1975), Pioneer Museum and Haggin Galleries, College of the Pacific, 1974-1975
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Oversize Selected Visions — Black Expressions (1975), Pioneer Museum and Haggin Galleries, College of the Pacific, 1975
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Two Centuries of Black American Art (1976), Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1976-1977
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Two Centuries of Black American Art (1976), Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Printed Material, 1976-1977
Includes items from exhibition at other museums.
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Oversize Two Centuries of Black American Art (1976-1977), Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Printed Material, 1976
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Twentieth Century Black American Artists (1976), San Jose Museum of Art, 1976
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The Work of Charles White: An American Experience (1976-1977) Touring Exhibition, 1976-1977
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Oversize The Work of Charles White: An American Experience (1976-1977) Touring Exhibition, 1976-1977
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Golden Opportunity (1978), Gallery 62 National Urban League, Inc., 1978
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Visions of a Spirit (1979), Soul Magazine, 1979
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