Soul City

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Published by
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, American, founded 1965
Subject of
McKissick, Floyd, American, 1922 - 1991
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
L x W: 9 1/2 x 13 in. (24.1 x 33 cm)
Type
portfolios (containers)
Place used
Soul City, Warren County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca.1976
Caption
This portfolio contains eight promotional pamphlets (2011.109.13.1 - 2011.109.13.8) for the Soul City development in North Carolina.
Description
A portfolio titled Soul City. Printed below the title of the portfolio is "The Bold New Alternative." The portfolio contains printed material promoting a planned community in North Carolina to be developed with federal and state funds. The portfolio contains eight pamphlets titled Residential, Industrial, Commercial, Utilities & Transportation, Doing business in Soul City, Services, People and Soul City.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Topic
African American
American South
Communities
Graphic design
Housing
Urban planning
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Trumpauer-Mulholland Collection
Object number
2011.109.13
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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