The Resource Burnis McCloud photographs and papers, (manuscript)

Burnis McCloud photographs and papers, (manuscript)

Label
Burnis McCloud photographs and papers, 1888-1983
Title
Burnis McCloud photographs and papers
Inclusive dates
1888-1983
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection contains newspaper clippings; event programs; correspondence; invitations; photo album; American Photography magazine with McCloud prize winning photo; business receipts; accounting books; Pastor's Handbook (1890s) with daguerreotype; stamps from around the world; audio tapes. Photographic materials: Group portraits of Denver (Colo.) African American residents; includes dances, receptions, parades, meetings, picnics, and fashion shows. Includes images of unidentified churches, National Youth Congress (1953), Carver Day Nursery (1960-1966), Colored Women's Clubs, Denver Council of Negro Women, and Denver Federation of Colored Women
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Burnis McCloud was born in Birmingham, Ala. on May 4, 1908. He worked as a dentist and photographer in Denver, Colo. His father was a Baptist minister. Served in the US Army during WWII. Received BA from University of Denver (1950). Member Zion Baptist Church for 50 years. Documented Denver's African American community (late-1940s-1970s). Died on December 4, 1990.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1990
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCloud, Burnis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McCloud, Burnis
  • Photographers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African American photographers
  • African American neighborhoods
Label
Burnis McCloud photographs and papers, (manuscript)
Link
Instantiates
Extent
2.75 linear ft. (3 boxes), 90 photo boxes, 1 photo oversize box, 1 photo oversize file folder, 2 audio visual boxes
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Marsaline McCloud;
Organization method
Organized into 5 series: 1. Professional papers, 1935-1991 (box1-3). 2. Personal papers, 1888-1982 (box3). 3. Albums, 1930-1977 (PhotoBox1-22). 4. Negatives, 1930-1980 (PhotoBox23-90, OVPhotoBox1, OVPhotoFF1). 5. Audio-visual, 1947, 1983, n.d. (AVBox1-2).
System control number
  • OCM53302326
  • (OCoLC)53302326
Label
Burnis McCloud photographs and papers, (manuscript)
Link
Extent
2.75 linear ft. (3 boxes), 90 photo boxes, 1 photo oversize box, 1 photo oversize file folder, 2 audio visual boxes
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Marsaline McCloud;
Organization method
Organized into 5 series: 1. Professional papers, 1935-1991 (box1-3). 2. Personal papers, 1888-1982 (box3). 3. Albums, 1930-1977 (PhotoBox1-22). 4. Negatives, 1930-1980 (PhotoBox23-90, OVPhotoBox1, OVPhotoFF1). 5. Audio-visual, 1947, 1983, n.d. (AVBox1-2).
System control number
  • OCM53302326
  • (OCoLC)53302326

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