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Sam Gilliam papers, 1957-1989

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Series 3: Writings , 1962-1988
0.4 Linear feet
Box 2

Writings include essays, statements, and articles including Afro-American Abstraction and Alternatives for Black Artists. A speech given by Gilliam entitled The Transformation of Nature through Nature, texts connected to the Coalition of Washington Artists and the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, and work from former students of Gilliam are found here along with thirteen folders of personal notes, written by Gilliam.
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Afro-American Abstraction, 1971, 1980
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Alternatives for Black Artists, 1980-1981
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American Academy and Institute of Arts & Letters, undated
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Art in Washington, 1984
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Coalition of Washington Artists, 1986
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India, 1968-1971
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New Sculpture, Yuriko Yamaguchi, 1979-1982
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Poems, undated
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Statements on Art, 1962-1967, 1979-1982
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Statement by Sam Gilliam, undated
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Assorted, The Transformation of Nature through Nature Speech by Sam Gilliam, 1979, 1985, 1987-1988
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University of Maryland Master's Thesis, 1979
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Vice-President Mondale on Sam Gilliam Prints for his Private Residence, 1977
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Washington D.C. Convention Center Commission, 1984
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Assorted, 1973-1976
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Assorted, 1973, 1977-1979, 1982
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Notes, undated
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Notes, undated
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Notes, Workshop, undated
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Notes, 1979-1988
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Notes, 1979, 1982-1986
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Notes, circa 1971
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Notes, 1974, 1980
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Notes, circa 1986
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Notes, circa 1975
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Notes, 1978, 1982
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Notes, 1982
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Notes, 1973
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Notes, 1969, 1973, 1977-1978
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