Finding aid for the Josephus Hicks Collection of Church Records, Photographs, and Audio/Visual Materials


Title:
Josephus Hicks Collection of Church Records, Photographs, and Audio/Visual Materials
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
Hicks, Josephus
Dates:
1940-1996
Quantity:
3.61 linear feet (9 containers and 1 oversize folder)
Abstract:
Josephus Hicks was an African American photographer and historian who lived in Cleveland from the mid-1930s until his death in 1998. In addition to photographing people and events in the Cleveland African American community, Mr. Hicks wrote the history of St. John A.M.E. Church, the Mount Zion Church and the Hough area of the city. The collection consists of church records, photographs, 16mm film, and audio LPs.
Identification:
MS 5366
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English