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Morgan, Gertrude (1900 - 1980), painter, musician, preacher

Kate Wight

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online February 2011 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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American painter, musician and evangelical preacher. Morgan lived in Alabama and Georgia in her early life and was married to Will Morgan in 1928. At the age of 38 she experienced a divine calling, which prompted her to become a street evangelist. Morgan believed she was called by God to preach the Gospel and serve through her art. She left her family and husband and moved to New Orleans. There, she ran a

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