Meta Warrick's 1907 'Negro Tableaux' and (Re)Presenting African American Historial Memory, by W. Fitzhugh Brundage

Further Reading

Expositions, Museums, and Public Representations

Bennett, Tony. The Birth of the Museum: History, Theory and Politics. New York: Routledge, 1995.

Conn, Steven. Museums and American Intellectual Life, 1876-1926. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Reed, Christopher Robert. "All the World Is Here!" The Black Presence at the White City. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2000.

Rydell, Robert W. All the World's a Fair: Visions of Empire at American International Expositions, 1876-1916. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1984.

Smith, Shawn Michelle. American Archives: Gender, Race, and Class in Visual Culture. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1999.

Wonders, Karen. Habitat Dioramas: Illusions of Wilderness in Museums of Natural History. Uppsala: ACTA Universitatis Upsaliensis, 1993.

Early-Twentieth-Century American Art

Boime, Albert Boime. The Art of Exclusion: Representing Blacks in the Nineteenth Century. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990.

Fort, Ilene, and Mary L. Lenihan. The Figure in American Sculpture: A Question of Modernity. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1995.

Turn-of-the-Century Black Ideologies of Racial Uplift

Gaines, Kevin K.,Uplifting the Race: Black Leadership, Politics, and Culture in the Twentieth Century. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996.

Moses, Wilson J. The Golden Age of Black Nationalism, 1850-1925. Hamden, Conn.: Archon Books, 1978.