not but nothing other: African-American Portrayals, 1930s to Today

“On June 18, 1926 I was married to Alta Sawyer, who became the most dynamic force in my life, my inspiration, my encouragement, until her death in 1958." Aaron Douglas

Read C. Derrick Jones, Aaron and Alta Douglas's great nephew, sharing his family’s stories with Elspeth Michaels, a guest blogger for the deYoung Museum in San Francisco.

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