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Hall Johnson photographs

Hall Johnson photographs

Descriptive Summary

Title: Hall Johnson photographs
Creator: Johnson, Hall, 1888-1970
Inclusive Dates: 1933-1939
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3487
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

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

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.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hall Johnson photographs, ms3487, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

African American choirs.
African American musicians -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Photographs, 1930s