African American related collections/items cataloged in Archives Catalog

for the purpose of Baseline Survey of African American Collections at the Smithsonian


The following topics are selected from collection and item level descriptions:


African American general topics
African Americans
African American Activist Groups
African American families
African American freemasonry
African American history
African American newspapers
African American radio stations
African American veterans
African American weddings
Clubs -- African Americans
World War, African Americans

Entertainers:
African American actors
African American actresses
African American dancers
African American performers/entertainers
African American singers
Art
African American art
African American artists
African American folk art
African American painters
African American painting
African American sculptors
African American sculpture
African American theater
Portraits -- African American men
Portraits -- African American students
Portraits -- Arican American women
Music
African American composers
African American entertainers
African American music
African American musicians
Sports
African American athletes
African American players
African American boxers
Science
African American chemists
African American scientists
African American Invention
Medicine
African American dentists / dentistry
African American nurses
African American pharmacists
African American physicians
African Americans in medicine
Education
African American college graduates
African American college students
African American college teachers
African American colleges and universities
African American diplomats
African American education
African American museums
Churchs/Religions
African American churches
African American clergy
African American religion
African American nuns
African American Sunday schools
African American theological seminaries
Business/occupations
African American authors
African American business enterprises
African American bankers
African American barbers / beauty operators
African American engineers
African American entrepreneurs
African American firefighters
African American gardeners
African American inventors
African American judges
African American lawyers
African American pilots
African American photographers
African American poets
African American policemen
African American politicians
African American sailors
African American soldiers
Women
African American women
African American women artists
African American women athletes
African American women entertainers
African American women executives
Youth and Children
African American children
African American youth / Youths

This list represents significant collections related to African American topics in the Archives Catalog but is not all inclusive.