Evangeline J. Montgomery papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.montevan
Creators:
Montgomery, Evangeline J.
Dates:
1929-2019
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
23.3 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The papers of artist, art consultant and curator, Evaneline "EJ" Montgomery measure 23.3 linear feet and date from 1929-2019. The papers relate to Montgomery's career and involvement in the African American art scene in California and Washington, D.C. and include museum, gallery and association files; personal and professional correspondence; handwritten notes and speeches by Montgomery; exhibition files; personal business records; printed material regarding African American artists; photographs of Montgomery with family, friends, artists, arts administrators, and celebrities' and audio visual material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Evangeline "EJ" Montgomery (1933- ) is an African American artist, art consultant and curator who worked in California and Washington, D.C.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Evangeline J. Montgomery papers were donated in 2019 by Evangeline J. Montgomery, as part of the Archives' African American Collecting Initiative funded by the Henry Luce Foundation.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is temporarily closed to researchers due to archival processing. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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