Hall Johnson photographs

Hall Johnson photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Johnson, Hall, 1888-1970
Title: Hall Johnson photographs
Dates: 1930s
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3487

Biographical/Historical Note

"Hall Johnson (1888-1970) was a highly regarded African American choral director, composer, arranger, and violinist."

For further information, see "Hall Johnson (1888-1970)" at New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of seven photographs depicting members of the Hall Johnson Choir during the 1930s. The collection also includes a photograph of Hall Johnson conducting, inscribed by Johnson, dated January 1, 1933.

Index Terms

African American choirs.
African American musicians--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Hall Johnson photographs, ms 3487, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Photographs, 1930s