Servant of Savants: James Gant's Long Career in Employ of Scientists
Popular anecdotal piece about the first African-American to work for the United States National Museum, James Thomas Gant. Explores Gant's relationships with the first three Secretaries.
Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography
From Record Unit 7081, Box 44, Folder 35 in the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Please note that this piece reflects the sentiment of the period and paints a rather derogatory portrait of James T. Gant and African- American workers in general.
Washington Post (Newspaper)
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
June 10, 1900