Creator

Date Original

1994-2000

Description

This collection contains three VHS tapes and one DVD related to Black history in Arkansas collected by Othello Faison.

Biographical/Historical Note

Othello Owington Faison was a Little Rock school teacher, school administrator, and organist. Faison was also a charter member of the Art Porter Singers, a singing group organized by Art Porter Singer Sr., in 1976. The group has continued to conduct concerts after Porter's death. Othello Faison was married to Peter G. Faison for over 66 years, and the two had five children. Faison died February 17, 2020.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000997

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Othello Faison film collection, MS.000997

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Othello Faison film collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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