On Friday, September 14, 2018, the BDA celebrated the archive and exhibition opening of the Edmund W. Gordon Papers.
Now processed, the Gordon Papers is the Benson’s largest archival collection and is open for research use.
Nearly 50 guests attended the opening celebration, including Dr. Edmund W. Gordon, who provided keynote remarks.
Pictured left to right: Rachel E. Winston, Dr. Minkah Makalani, Dr. Christen Smith, Dr. Edmund W. Gordon, Dr. Edmund T. Gordon, Dr. Omi Jones, Dr. Cherise Smith
Additional photos of the event can be viewed here.