Joined April 13, 2010

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New York, NY, U.S.A.

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About the Bookseller

Elvin Montgomery is a consultant, certified appraiser and dealer in history and culture materials (archives, books, photographs, magazines, documents, artifacts, art, etc.). He focuses on informative and often difficult to find material that reveals the doings, thinking, achievements and creative products of the past and present. As a consultant, educator and author he lectures, researches, writes and advises those who own or are building collections. His educational activities are designed to further the work of those who influence the fate of objects and collections including collection owners, writers and artists, cultural institutions, researchers, curators, dealers, estate planners and cultural enthusiasts. He also plans and manages educational events such as seminars to provide better information to audiences that have an interest or a role in cultural and historical affairs. As a dealer he provides historical materials to libraries, museums, private collectors, researchers, writers, educators and the others. He is a member of the board of directors of the Appraisers Association of America and has appraised a number of major historical collections. He has written, spoken and developed seminars on a number of topics including (among others) Collection Management and Collecting Trends and the State of the Market . Dr. Montgomery is a graduate of Harvard College (Class of 1968) and holds a Ph.D. (1979), M.Phil. and an M.S. (all in psychology) from Columbia University. He teaches psychology at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice (of the City University of New York). He was born and grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana. He has a special interest in African American history, literature and culture and has appraised several major African American history and art collections. INSTITUTIONAL & DEALER DISCOUNTS: 2-3 ITEMS = 10%; 4-6 ITEMS =20%; 7+ ITEMS = 30% ================== IMAGES FURNISHED ON REQUEST================


Collections curated by ELVIN MONTGOMERY

Terms of Sale

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

Shipping Terms

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Elvin Montgomery
519 W. 121st St., #3B
New York, NY - 10027