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Beuford Smith Archives (SC-32)

 Item — Box: SC-32 Box 1
Identifier: SC-32

Overview

The collection helps document the formation of the Kamoinge Workshop in the early 1960s, including a notebook with minutes from their earliest meetings. Photographs from the collection show the early members of Kamoinge, and in particular focuses on the life of Louis H. Draper (1935-2002).

Dates

  • 1964-2003

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. The digital collection can be accessed through the VMFA Collections Search website.

Conditions Governing Use

The collection is subject to all copyright laws. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright, beyond that allowed by fair use, requires the researcher to obtain permission of copyright holders.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box; 54 items)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The collection is organized into two series, and items are generally arranged chronologically within each series. Items with no date are placed at the end at each series.
Series 1
Kamoinge Workshop, 1964-late 1990s
Series 2
Louis Draper, 1966-2003

Custodial History

The collection was donated to the VMFA in August 2019 by Beuford Smith.

Creator

Source

Title
Finding Aids to Special Collections in the VMFA Archives | Beuford Smith Collection
Subtitle
Special Collection 32 (SC-32)
Author
Courtney Yevich Tkacz, VMFA Archivist
Date
2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Archives Repository

Contact:
Margaret R. and Robert M. Freeman Library
200 N. Arthur Ashe Boulevard
Richmond VA 23220-4007 United States
804-340-1495