• Hermitage, by Strickland

    Endicott & Co. (New York, N.Y.)

    Colored lithograph of the Hermitage with a road in the foreground lined with a picket fence on the backside along which a white couple, nicely dressed, are talking to a slave man and his children. On…

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  • Dedication of the George Gershwin Collection at the Fisk University Library

    1 tif. A black and white photograph of the dedication of the George and Ira Gershwin Library at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee. The people posing for the photograph are L. Hollingsworth Wood…

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  • Roland Hayes speaking with Fisk University Students

    1 tif. A black and white photograph of students listening to Roland Hayes speak at Fisk University. Hayes, 1887 -1977, is considered the first African American male concert artist to receive internati…

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  • Langston Hughes at Fisk University, 1947

    1 tif. A black and white photograph of the poet Langston Hughes during a lecture at Fisk University. Hughes, 1902-1967, was an American poet, novelist, playwright and writer who was best known for his…

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  • Tennessee Gentleman, Andrew Jackson

    Earl, Ralph Eleaser Whiteside, approximately 1785-1838

    "Tennessee Gentleman". Full-length portrait of Andrew Jackson. Wearing a black suit and a straw top hat on head with wide black band. Standing, weight on right foot, left knee slightly bent, right elb…

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  • Miniature Portrait of Judge John Overton, 1804

    Miniature portrait of Judge John Overton; watercolor on ivory; inscribed "F.R.1803" & "Judge Overton 1804" on back; painter unknown.

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  • Dedication of the George Gershwin Collection at the Fisk University Library

    1 tif. A black and white photograph of the dedication of the George and Ira Gershwin Library at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee. The people posing for the photograph are L. Hollingsworth Wood…

    View Full Item  in Fisk University. Library & Media Center. University Special Collections and Archives
  • Langston Hughes at Fisk University, 1947

    1 tif. A black and white photograph of the poet Langston Hughes during a lecture at Fisk University. Hughes, 1902-1967, was an American poet, novelist, playwright and writer who was best known for his…

    View Full Item  in Fisk University. Library & Media Center. University Special Collections and Archives
  • Roland Hayes speaking with Fisk University Students

    1 tif. A black and white photograph of students listening to Roland Hayes speak at Fisk University. Hayes, 1887 -1977, is considered the first African American male concert artist to receive internati…

    View Full Item  in Fisk University. Library & Media Center. University Special Collections and Archives
  • Literati Club of Tennessee A & I State Teachers College, 1932

    Anderson, George H

    The Literati Club was founded fall of 1932 by Miss Zelma L. Redmond. This organization sought to create a special desire for speech improvement by making students increasingly more English-conscious;…

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