[Sadye Gee holding her book Black Presence in Dallas]

One of 1,711 photographs in the series: Dallas/Fort Worth Black Living Legends available on this site.

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Photograph of Sadye Gee, an author posing with the book that she wrote for her portrait, Black Presence in Dallas.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w. ; 4 x 6 in.

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Smith, Otis 1994-11/1995-01.

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  • The Black Academy of Arts and Letters

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Photograph of Sadye Gee, an author posing with the book that she wrote for her portrait, Black Presence in Dallas.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w. ; 4 x 6 in.

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The Junior Black Academy of Arts and Letters presents the exhibition "Dallas and Fort Worth's' Black Living Legends Exhibit" featuring men and women who have made history by continuing a tradition of excellence in their careers and services to their community. Exhibition ran from January 15, 1995 through May 21, 1995.

Sadye Gee was named one of the honorees of the 1995 Dallas and Fort Worth’s Black Living Legends. Gee has been recognized for her services within her community as a secretary, teacher, librarian, media specialist, PTA coordinator, curriculum writer and for being involved in many associations where she eventually wrote her book “Black Presence in Dallas.”

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  • Preferred Citation: The Black Academy of Arts and Letters Records (AR0797), University of North Texas Special Collections

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  • 1994-11/1995-01

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Smith, Otis. [Sadye Gee holding her book Black Presence in Dallas], photograph, 1994-11/1995-01; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1391319/: accessed July 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.