Laura Wheeler Waring
The Harlem Renaissance
During the Harlem Renaissance, during 1926 Laura served as an official in charge of the Negro Art Section in the Sesquicentennial Exposition in Philadelphia. She was important during the Harlem Renaissance because she preserved her paintings as the personalities of many distinguished African Americans who have done much to accelerate the liberation in the US.
Sources - MLA Format
"Laura Wheeler Waring". Notable Black American Women. Gale, 1992. Biography in Context. Web. 17 Mar. 2015
Lane, Mark. "Laura Wheeler Waring".Contemporary Black Biography. Ed. Margaret Mazurkiewicz. Vol.99. Detroit: Gale, 2012. Biography in Context. Web. 19 Mar. 2015
"Laura Wheeler Waring". St. James Guide to Black Artist. Gale,1997. Biography in Context. Web. 19 Mar. 2015.