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Augusta Christine Fells
February 29, 1892
Green Cove Springs, Florida
|Died||March 27, 1962
|Education||Cooper Union, Académie de la Grande Chaumière|
Lift Every Voice and Sing
|Spouse(s)||John T. Moore
|Patron(s)||Teachers from Florida A&M,
Julius Rosenwald Fund
Augusta Savage (born Augusta Christine Fells; February 29, 1892 – March 27, 1962) was an American sculptor associated with the Harlem Renaissance. She was also a teacher whose studio was important to the careers of a generation of artists who would become nationally known. She worked for equal rights for African Americans in the arts.
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Augusta Savage with sculpture, 1938
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