1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) African American quiltmakers--New York (State)--New York.

  1. Brooklyn Rediscovery Folklife Study Project collection, 1980-1983

    5310 items received in ; 21 containers ; 7 linear feet. sound recordings: 6 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in. sound recordings: 3 sound cassettes : analog. graphic images: 982 photographs : film, negatives, black and white. graphic images: 39 photographs : film, negatives, color. graphic images: 169 photographic prints : black-and-white ; various sizes. graphic images: 23 photographic prints ; color ; various sizes. graphic images: approximately 3588 slides : color ; 35 mm. manuscripts: 15 linear in. manuscripts: 500 items. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Fieldwork for the Brooklyn Rediscovery Folklife Study Project undertaken and coordinated by Sheldon Posen and Maxine Miska, 1980-1983. The project surveyed and recorded traditions in Brooklyn, New York, on behalf of the Brooklyn Educational and Cultural Alliance (BECA) documenting ethnic foodways, neighborhood events, private celebrations, street life and play, store fronts, music, folk theater,...

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