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ERIC Number: EJ170901
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Slave Artisans and Craftsmen: The Roots of Afro-American Art
Newton, James E.
Black Scholar, 9, 3, 35-42, Nov 77
Black artisans and craftsmen constituted a specialized labor force in colonial America. Without their achievements it is difficult to see how the colonist would have survived. As producers of goods, contributors to building trades, manufacturers of furniture, and designers of household objects and decor, they also aided America in her aesthetic development. (Author/GC)
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