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California African-American Museum negatives
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Users of the Collection
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: California African-American Museum negatives
    Date (inclusive): 1946-1948
    Collection number: 1109
    Creator: California African-American Museum
    Extent: 2.1 linear feet of photographs.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection


    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    California African-American Museum negatives, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.


    The California African-American Museum is a museum dedicated to the history, art, and culture of African Americans. It opened in 1981 and is located in Exposition Park in Los Angeles.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The California African-American Museum negatives span the years 1946-1948 and encompass 2.1 linear feet. The collection consists of 8x10 and 4x5 original and copy negatives of motion picture production and biography photographs.


    Arranged in the following series: Not arranged in series.

    Indexing Terms

    California African-American Museum