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The Resource Annabelle Thompson Kilgore collection

Annabelle Thompson Kilgore collection

Label
Annabelle Thompson Kilgore collection, 1966-1994
Title
Annabelle Thompson Kilgore collection
Inclusive dates
1966-1994
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Annabelle Thompson Kilgore collection contains items from 1966-1994 that document Kilgore's personal and professional life both as a photographer and educator and includes a profile, newspaper clippings, photographs of Atlanta, Africa, and African American photographers James Van Der Zeee and Prentice Harmon (P. H.) Polk, four of which are known to be the work of Mrs. Kilgore, a playbill for Katherine Dunham and her company, programs, brochures, and display materials on African American public figures and African American historic sites in Washington, D.C
Biographical or historical data
Annabelle Thompson Kilgore (1924- ), African American educator and photographer, was born in Helena, Arkansas yet spent the bulk of her childhood in Gary, Indiana. She married Shirley Franklin Kilgore in 1948, attended Tuskegee Institute and Indiana University, and received a B.A. in Elementary Education in 1959 and a Masters Degree in Education from Roosevelt University. In 1973 she earned a Masters Degree in Counseling and Guidance from Purdue and Roosevelt Universities. She taught elementary school and worked as a guidance counselor in Gary, Indiana, before retiring in 1979 and moving to College Park, Georgia where she operated her photography studio, Color Art Photography for three years. From 1982 to 1986 she worked for the Atlanta Public School System.
Cataloging source
GAP
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1924-
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Kilgore, Annabelle Thompson
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  • Kilgore, Annabelle Thompson
  • African Americans
  • African American educators
  • African American photographers
  • Historic sites
  • Atlanta (Ga.)
  • Africa
Label
Annabelle Thompson Kilgore collection
Instantiates
Note
  • Collection number: 95-006
  • Cataloged by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO
Arrangement
Arranged by type.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository.
Extent
.5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions on the research use of this collection
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57679227
  • (OCoLC)57679227
Terms governing use
Prior permission from the Research Library must be obtained in writing before any portion of this collection can be published or reproduced.
Type of unit
linear ft.
Label
Annabelle Thompson Kilgore collection
Note
  • Collection number: 95-006
  • Cataloged by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO
Arrangement
Arranged by type.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository.
Extent
.5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions on the research use of this collection
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o57679227
  • (OCoLC)57679227
Terms governing use
Prior permission from the Research Library must be obtained in writing before any portion of this collection can be published or reproduced.
Type of unit
linear ft.

Library Locations

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      101 Auburn Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA, 30303, US
      33.755227 -84.383897
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