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Auburn Avenue Research Library Africana Graphic Novel and Comic Book Collection

 Collection
Identifier: aarl019-001

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains 320 graphic novels and comic books from countries around the world. All feature black characters or historical figures. Some of the content is racist and gives a historical idea of how blacks were portrayed during a certain time. Most of the content is in a foreign language, mostly French.

Dates

  • 1904-2007

Language of Materials

Mostly French with some books in Italian, Dutch and Spanish.

Extent

9.0 linear ft.

Acquisition note

Purchase

Processing note

Processed by Ruben Lebron, Anita Martin and Derek Mosley, 2018-2019
Title
aarl019-001
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History Repository

Contact:
101 Auburn Avenue NE
Atlanta GA 30303
404-613-4032