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Exhibit Information and Sponsors List



EXHIBIT DATES: October 19, 2009–February 19, 2010
SYMPOSIUM DATES: October 30–31, 2009

Presented by The William L. Clements Library and the Center for Afroamerican and African Studies at the University of Michigan

Co-curated by Martha S. Jones, Professor of History and Afroamerican and African Studies, University of Michigan, and Clayton Lewis, Curator of Graphics, Clements Library.

Exhibit Checklist PDF

Generous Supporters

John and Linda Axe
Leslie A. Hasker and J. Kevin Graffagnino
The Mosaic Foundation (of Rita and Peter Heydon)
Keith Burlingame Hook
The Detroit Legal News — Inland Press
Martha S. Jones and Jean Hébrard
Clayton and Mary Beth Lewis
Mrs. Margaret W. Winkelman and Robert A. Krause
Clarence Wolf

Lenders to the exhibition

The American Antiquarian Society

The Atwater Kent Museum of Philadelphia

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

The Collection of Eileen Harris-Norton

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Johns Hopkins University, The Sheridan Libraries

The Library Company of Philadelphia

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Musée d’Aquitaine

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

National Maritime Museum, London

John Nicholas Brown Center, Brown University

The Collection of Robert and Lois Orchard

Special Collections Library, University of Michigan


The Clements Library is located at 909 South University Avenue on the central campus of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Public exhibits are open Monday through Friday from 1:00 to 4:45 p.m. Research reading room is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 to 4:45 pm., Thursdays until 7:45 pm. For further information please call 734-764-2347.