Scope and Contents
- circa 1944-1947
Conditions Governing Access
This collection may be housed off-site at Yale's Library Shelving Facility (LSF). To determine if all or part of this collection is housed off-site please check the library's online catalog, Orbis; material for which the location is given as "LSF" must be requested 36 hours in advance. Please consult with Beinecke Access Services for more information.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
3.25 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Language of Materials
Biographical / Historical
Sources: Farah Jasmine Griffin. Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists and Progressive Politics During World War II. New York : Basic Civitas, A Member of the Perseus Books Group, 2013. "Harlem." Story of the Week. Library of America, 2019. http://storyoftheweek.loa.org/2019/02/harlem.html
Former call numbers: JWJ MSS Petry and Za Petry.
- Guide to the Ann Petry Manuscripts
- Gabriela G. Redwine
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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