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  1. Romare Bearden's Morning of the Rooster, from the Mecklenburg County series. 1980. Collage on board, 18 x 13¼". Private collection. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  2. Romare Bearden's Mr. Jeremiah's Sunset, from the Profile/Part II: The Thirties series. 1981. Collage on board, 13¾ x 18". Collection Jane and Raphael Bernstein, Ridgewood, N.J. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  3. The Myers Street School was built in 1886 and remained the only public school serving the African American community until 1907. Romare Bearden believes he may have attended this school. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "Samuel B. Pride and the Myers Street School." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 26 Oct. 2010. http://cmstory.org/african/album/volume1/educat02.htm
  4. The North Graded School, for white children only, opened in 1900. The building cost was $35,000.
  5. Romare Bearden's The Pepper Jelly Lady, from the Profile/Part II: The Thirties series. 1981. Collage on board, 18 x 14". Collection Dr. and Mrs. Larry Silverstein. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  6. Romare Bearden's The Piano Lesson. c. 1984. Silkscreen, 29¼ x 20¼". Private collection. Silkscreen made from the The Piano Lesson, from the Mecklenburg Autumn series. 1983. Oil with collage, 40 x 31". © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  7. Romare's father, Richard Howard Bearden. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  8. Romare in Pinewood Cemetery at his great-grandparents grave, 1980. Charlotte Observer.
  9. Romare with H. R. and Rosa Kennedy and his grandmother Rosa Catherine (Cattie) Bearden, 1912. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  10. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY Romare Bearden's School Bell Time, from the Profile/Part I: The Twenties series (Mecklenburg County). 1978. Collage on board, 29¼ x 41". Kingsborough Community College, C.U.N.Y. Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  11. Romare Bearden and his parents migrated North via this train depot. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "Southern Railroad Depot." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 1 Dec. 2010. http://www.cmstory.org/imagegallery/showimage.asp?pictureid=962
  12. The intersection between Trade and Tryon streets was the heart of the business district. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "Tryon Street." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 26 Oct. 2010. http://www.cmstory.org/imagegallery/showimage.asp?pictureid=982
  13. Postcard with a view of the Square looking north from North Tyron Street. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "Tryon Street." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 1 Dec. 2010. http://www.cmstory.org/imagegallery/showimage.asp?pictureid=446
  14. Romare was baptized in this church. His father, Howard, was an organist here, and his mother, Bessye, taught at the neighboring school. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "St. Michael and All Angels Protestant Episcopal Church." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 17 Oct. 2010. http://www.cmstory.org/african/album/volume1/rel14.htm
  15. Children pose outside of St. Michael's doors during confirmation services. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "Confirmation Services." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 17 Oct. 2010. http://www.cmstory.org/african/album/volume1/rel13.htm
  16. Romare Bearden's Sunset Express. 1984. Collage on board, 13 x 13". Collection of The Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, N.C. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  17. Romare Bearden's Sunset Limited, from the Profile/Part I: The Twenties series (Mecklenburg County). 1978. Collage on board, 15½ x 20¼". Private collection. © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Reproductions of this image, including downloading, is prohibited without written authorization from VAGA, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2820, New York, NY 10118. Tel: 212-736-6666; Fax: 212-736-6767; email: info@vagarights.com; web: www.vagarights.com
  18. Family portrait of the Tate family.
  19. Residence of Thad Tate, a prominent member of the African American Community. Tate held several prominent positions, including treasurer of the Brevard Street Library for Negroes. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "The Tate Family House." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 26 Oct. 2010. http://www.cmstory.org/african/album/volume1/home05.htm
  20. As a child, Romare Bearden and his friend Charles "Spinky" Alston would play ball on the front steps of this United States Mint branch. Image courtesy of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room – Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. "United States Mint." The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Story. The Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. 5 Dec. 2010. http://www.cmstory.org/imageGallery/showimage.asp?pictureid=940
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