Lucy M. Stanton Papers

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Scope and Content Note: Spirituals sung by Frances [Isum?] in the Samoan Islands including shout songs Where is Adam, John Wrote a Letter, Kneebone Bend, O Death, When I'm Gone, Old Field, O When, Sign of Judgement, Sabbath Hath No End, Jesus is my only Friend, Tombstone, Come Out Of The Wilderness, Convict song, potato digging song, People Keep a Coming, Jacob's Ladder, and Don't want to stumble and don't want to fall.
Biographical Note: Lucy was born in Atlanta and educated and the Southern Female College, and taught classes both there and other schools once she graduated. Her professional artist career began in 1894. She studied abroad in Paris twice (1896-1898 and 1905-1906) where she received most of her formal instruction in art. She died in 1931 from a sudden illness.
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Related materials in other repositories: Lucy M. Stanton Papers, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library.

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