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Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946



  • Existence: May 30, 1903-January 9, 1946

Countee Cullen gained fame principally as a poet, during the Harlem Renaissance, and later taught in the New York City school system.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Byword for evil., n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 29A/193, Folder: 22
Call Number: MSS 29, MSS 29A, Series XI, Sub-Series XXIXA/XI.A

"To Walter White", October 1943

 Part of Collection — Box: 3, Folder: GROUP 53, F-1
Call Number: JWJ MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poem, autograph manuscript, signed.
Dates: October 1943