1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) African American singers.
11,250 items ; 68 containers ; 39 linear feet -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
The National Negro Opera Company, the first African-American opera company in the United States, was founded in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1941, by Mary Cardwell Dawson. The collection contains materials and records related to the company and to Dawson. It includes correspondence, administrative and financial records, photographs, programs, promotional and publicity materials, scrapbooks,...