Guide to the California African American Historical Photos Collection CEMA 136

Finding aid prepared by Callie Bowdish and Mari Khasmanyan
University of California, Santa Barbara, Davidson Library, Department of Special Collections, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives
Santa Barbara, California, 93106-9010
(805) 893-8563
cema@library.ucsb.edu


Title: California African American Historical Photos Collection
Identifier/Call Number: CEMA 136
Contributing Institution: University of California, Santa Barbara, Davidson Library, Department of Special Collections, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.5 linear feet 1 box
Date: ca. 1800s-1900s
Abstract: This collection includes photos and documents from historical African American/Chicano(a) figures in California. There are 21 black and white images of various historical figures. The collection also includes two book covers and miscellaneous writings from the 19th and 20th centuries. The photos and text in this collection appear to have been previously displayed in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles.
Location note: Del Norte

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Conditions Governing Access note

none

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection is of an unknown provenance.

 

Photos

Box 1, Folder 1-2

Photos

Box 1, Folder 3

Original Photo Captions

 

Miscellaneous Writings

Box 1, Folder 1

A Black American in Mexican San Diego by David J. Weber

Box 1, Folder 9

American Traveler's Guide to Negro History

Box 1, Folder 9

Black Heritage is Us Booklet

Box 1, Folder 1

Book Covers

Box 1, Folder 4

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles Paperwork

Box 1, Folder 9

The Hidden Sources of Negro History by C. Vann Woodward

Box 1, Folder 5-8

"The Negro in California: An Annotated Bibliography" by Miriam Matthews 1781-1910