Friday, October 16, 2015

Slide Images for October 16

 Cakewalk on the Pier
Atlantic City
1902

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Cakewalk
The American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
1903

Wade in the Water (performed by The Blind Boys of Alabama)
Traditional
First published in 1901


Negroe Dance Hall
Stuart Davis
1913

 Tapdancing Negro
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
1914

 The Souls of Black Folk
W.E.B. Du Bois
1903

 Negro Woman (from “Types of Negroes”
compiled by W.E.B. Du Bois)
Thomas E. Askew
c.1899-1900

 Advertisement for “The Birth of a Nation
Directed by D.W. Griffith
1915

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Clip from “Birth of a Nation"
D.W. Griffith
1915



 NAACP Protestors Outside a Theater
Showing “Birth of a Nation”
New York
1915

 The Awakening of Ethiopia
Meta Warrick Fuller
c. 1914

 Fredrick Douglass
Isaac Scott Hathaway
1919

 Advertisement for Banania
France
1917

The Soldier
(Used as a book cover illustration)
Edwin A. Harleston
1919

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