The Gist of Freedom show is proud to present on The DuPree African-American Pentecostal and Holiness Collection is housed at the Schomburg Research Center, New York Public Library. DuPree, a former Smithsonian Fellow. Professor Dupree's research has covered African American gospel music and the Holiness-Pentecostal religion.The Pentecostal project began when DuPree, then a librarian, at the University of Florida, was approached by a student minister, who requested information on the Pentecostal movement. It was then that she realized, little had been formally written on African-American Pentecostalism. "I looked through the Library of Congress, the National Archives --- all these reputable sources, The Sherry Sherrod DuPree Collection of African American Holiness and Pentecostal Movements was received at The Smithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum and Center for African American History and Culture. The opening date to the public has not been established. and still could not find very much." Www.BlogTalkRadio.Com/TheANTIQUEeSHOW