A large searchable collections database of 37,000 objects, many of which were brought to this country by missionaries, explorers and travelers. Searchable by culture, object, country, etc., with images.
One of the largest and finest collections in the U.S., and one of the top 20 worldwide, for African objects, most notably Yoruba but others as well. A number of Fowler publications are held in the University Libraries system.
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture located in Harlem, New York is a research unit of The New York Public Library system. It is recognized as one of the leading institutions focusing exclusively on African-American, African Diaspora, and African experiences.