Hall Johnson photographs

Hall Johnson photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Johnson, Hall, 1888-1970
Title: Hall Johnson photographs
Dates: 1933-1939
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 in the 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, ms3487, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Photographs, 1930s