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Reminiscences of Lois Mailou Jones : oral history, 1977.

Creator: Jones, Lois Mailou.
Project: Black women oral history project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 46 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Scope and Contents

Family background; student at Boston High School of Practical Arts; summers at Martha's Vineyard; student at Academie Julian, Paris, 1937-1938; racial prejudice against black artists; influence of African art; marriage to Vergniaud Pierre-Noel, 1953; trips to Africa photographing art and meeting artists; impressions of Emile Bernard, Afewerk Tekle.

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