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Photographs and Prints Division

Third Floor

Fully accessible to wheelchairs

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CLOSED 12:00 PM -
5:00 PM
12:00 PM -
5:00 PM
12:00 PM -
5:00 PM
12:00 PM -
5:00 PM
10:00 AM -
5:00 PM

By Appointment Only.

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The Photographs and Prints Division contains both documentary and fine art photographs which document the history and culture of peoples of African descent worldwide as well as the work of photographers of African descent.

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Visits can be scheduled for the following: K-12 teachers, college and university professors and students, professionals (e.g., librarians, archivists, museum personnel), and book clubs.Read More ›

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