Exhibitions

Portrait of a Proud Community: Norman Baynard’s Logan Heights 1939-1985

June 03, 2011 – January 22, 2012

Local photographer Norman Baynard (1908 – 1986) operated a commercial studio in Logan Heights for over 40 years where he documented the social, political and religious life of San Diego’s African-American community. This exhibition features images displayed in a variety of mediums, oral histories, as well as the photography equipment he used to capture these images.

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About Norman Baynard and the Collection

Thanks to the generous support of the following organizations:

  • The James Irvine Foundation
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • Charles & Ruth Billingsley Foundation
  • The Heller Foundation
  • Union Bank
  • Channel 4 SD
  • Balboa Park Online Collaborative