Abercrombie, Sharon.  “Art Community Saddened by Death of Master Carver Elijah Pierce.”  Columbus Citizen-Journal  (May 9, 1984),  p. 8 A.

Berry, Steve.  “Artist Carved Niche in World.”  Columbus Dispatch  (May 8,1984),  p. 5 B.

Beaulieu, Lovell. “Students Building Ark Are Inspired By Carver.” Columbus Dispatch 12 (Feb. 12, 1993),  p.  3 C.

Constable, Lesley. “Elijah Pierce’s Works Bursting With Humanity: the Columbus Folk Artist’s Woodcarvings Reach Out to ‘Universal Man’.” Columbus Dispatch  (Jan 31, 1993),  p. 8 G.

Cotter, Holland. “Homilies and Home Life, In Wood.” New York Times  (Aug. 13, 1993), sec. C, p. 5.

Dollar, Steve.  “Santa Fe Folk Museum’s Scope is Astonishing.”  Atlanta Journal and Constitution  (August 21, 1994):  sec. K,  p. 3.

Edwards, Larrilyn.  “Larrilyn : Elijah Pierce was Known for Sharp Wit.”  Columbus Citizen-Journal  (May 11, 1984),  p. 5 A.

“Elijah Pierce, acclaimed woodcarver dies; funeral set for Friday.”  Columbus Call and Post  (May 10, 1984),  p. 1 A.

“Elijah Pierce, Artist.”  Columbus Dispatch  (May 10, 1984),  p. 14 A.

“Elijah Pierce Carved a Niche in the Community and the World.” Columbus Dispatch (Jan. 14, 1998),  p. 6 E.

Ellis, Mark.  “Famous Woodcarver Buried.”  Columbus Dispatch  (May 12, 1984),  p. 8 B.

Gilson, Nancy. “Carving From the Soul; Exhibit Celebrates the Spirit that Come Out of Elijah Pierce’s Woodwork.” Columbus Dispatch  (Jan. 24,1993),  p. 1 G.

Gilson, Nancy. “Love for Folk Artist Behind ‘Elijah’s Angel’.” Columbus Dispatch (Nov. 12, 1992),  p. 8 B.

Hall, Jacqueline.  “Carvings Offer New Look at Pierce.”  Columbus Dispatch  (Jan. 21, 1996),  p. 8 G.

Kehres, Kevin.  “Columbus Artist Elijah Pierce Dies.*  Columbus Dispatch  (May 8,1984),  
p. 1 A.

Litt, Steven. “Barber Who Carved World of his Dreams.” Cleveland Plain Dealer  (April 18, 1993),  p. 1 H

Maciejunes, Nannette V. and E. Jane Connell.  “Secular Sermons:  Elijah Pierce, Woodcarver.”   Timeline: A Publication of the Ohio Historical Society  (May/June 1993),  
pp.  2-23.

Marsh, Betsa.  “The Woodcarver of Long Street.”  Columbus Monthly  (June 1975),  pp. 55-58.

McClaran, Michael.  “Essays Take Look Inside ‘Outsider’ Art:  Elijah Pierce’s work is seen as guided by Southern black culture.”  Columbus Dispatch  (May 22, 1994),  p. 6 D. 

Moore, Gaylen.  “The Vision of Elijah.”  New York Times Magazine  (August 26,1979),  sec. 6, pp. 28-34.

“Pierce.”  Columbus Dispatch  (May 9, 1984), p. 8 F.

“Religious Roots Anchor Pierce Art Exhibition.”  Call and Post  (Feb. 4, 1993),  p. 1 C.

Stephens, Steve.  “Grants Benefit Documents, Artists Work.”  Columbus Dispatch  
(March 5, 1993),  p. 2 B.

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