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E. Azalia Hackley Collection

The E. Azalia Hackley Collection of African Americans in the Performing Arts was established in 1943 when original materials were presented to the Detroit Public Library by the Detroit Musicians Association.

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Tuesday12pm - 8pm
Wednesday12pm - 8pm
Thursday10am - 6pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 6pm
Sunday1pm - 5pm

African Americans in the Performing Arts

Our holdings include:

  • Books
  • Manuscripts
  • Sheet music
  • Biographical files
  • Photographs

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