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Finding Aid for the Benny Andrews Collection
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|Title:||Benny Andrews Collection|
|Collector:||Andrews, Benny, 1930-2006|
|Physical Extent:||1 box + 1 folder (.5 linear feet)|
|Repository:||University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA|
|Location:||Blues Archive + Mapcase|
|Language of Material:||English|
|Abstract:||The Benny Andrews Collection contains exhibit posters, catalogs, brochures, postcards, posters, and news clippings related to the visual artist Benny Andrews.|
Given to the Blues Archive, 28 May 1984.
Collection processed by Greg Johnson.
No further additions are expected to this collection.
Benny Andrews was an African American visual artist who was born in Plainview, GA on 13 November 1930 and died in Brooklyn, NY on 10 November 2006. He served as the visual arts director for the N.E.A. from 1982-1984. Andrews taught at Queens College from 1968-1997.
The Benny Andrews Collection contains exhibit posters, catalogs, brochures, postcards, posters, and news clippings related to the visual artist Benny Andrews.
Benny Andrews Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi
The Benny Andrews Collection is open for research.
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Resources at the University of Mississippi
Adoff, Arnold. (Drawings by Benny Andrews). I am the Darker Brother: An Anthology of Modern Poems by Negro Americans. New York: Macmillan, . Cataloged: PS591.N4 A65
Andrews, Benny and Rudolf Baranik, ed. Attica Book. South Hackensack, NJ: Custom Communications Systems, . Cataloged: NX511.A88 A88 1971
Andrews, Benny. Between the Lines: 70 Drawings and 7 Essays. New York: Pella Publishing, 1978. Cataloged: NC139.A6 A4 1978
Andrews, Raymond. (Illustrated by Benny Andrews). Jessie and Jesus; and, Cousin Claire. Atlanta: Peachtree, 1991. Cataloged: PS3551.N452 J4 1991
Bladon, Patricia. Folk--the art of Benny and George Andrews. Memphis, TN: Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 1990. Cataloged: N6537.A52 A4 1990
Gruber, J. Richard. American Icons: From Madison to Manhattan, The Art of Benny Andrews, 1948-1997. Augusta, GA: Morris Museum of Art, 1997. Cataloged: N6537.A52 A4 1997
Posters have been placed in the blues poster cabinet (15.8)
|1.1||Illustration prints, 1977-1978 (3 print reproductions)|
|1.9.1||Time Capsule. Vol. 5, No. 1 Spring 1981|
|1.9.2||inside/out. Vol. 1, No. 1 Spring 1980|