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Articles on the CU Area Project's CUperstar program final challenge event, held July 31 at Parkland College; and article on eBlackChampaign-Urbana North First Street Oral History

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Reflections on the Park Street Mural and Lucy Gray's memories of living across from the mural.

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A group of visual artist, musicians, poets, dancers, actors, and fashion designers of black origin.
Which lays out the purpose, the agenda, staff, etc.
Including a sheet to put post-comments about the program.

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http://news-gazette.com/event/2010-01-25/civil-rights-project-artwork-jason-patterson.html

Describes the slides used for a Powerpoint Presentation in Mumford Hall on a mural on the Great Migration at the corner of Fifth and Park.

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Images of local quilt-makers whose quilts were featured in the Spring 1994 Krannert Art Museum exhibit "Covering Our Heritage." Photoed include: Luvata Bowles, Mary Louise McCoy, Pauline Gates Pelmore, Mamie Smith, Maudie Edwards, and Emma Brant

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Photographs of local African-American quilter Mary Avant.

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Quilt displayed as part of Krannert Art Museum exhibit on African-American quilting in Champaign-Urbana. Exhibit took place in Spring 1994.

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