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- Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 7
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- Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946 4
- Dodson, Owen, 1914-1983 3
- Himes, Chester B., 1909-1984 3
- Hurston, Zora Neale, 1891-1960 3
- White, Walter, 1893-1955 3
- Alfred A. Knopf, Inc 2
- Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014 2
- Bonds, Margaret, 1913-1972 2
- Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962 2
- Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000 2
- Brown, Sterling A., 1901-1989 2
- Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
- Fisk University 2
- Frick, Dorothy Peterson, 1897-1978 2
- Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 2
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Rex Beach papers
The Rex Beach Papers, which span from 1905-1956, contain correspondence, photographs, printed material, and other papers by or relating to Rex Ellingwood Beach's life and work.
William Stanley Braithwaite Papers
The William Stanley Braithwaite Papers document his personal and professional life and span the dates 1797 to 1942. The Papers contain correspondence, writings, and other papers, which provide evidence of Braithwaite's career as a writer, publisher, and anthologist. The Papers also includes third-party correspondence, notably, a letter from Sir Joseph Banks to J. Nicol from circa 1797.
Elizabeth Jenks Clark Collection of Margaret Anderson
Samuel R. Delany papers
Owen Dodson collection
The Owen Dodson Collection consists of correspondence, writings, diaries, photographs, artwork, and posters that document the life and work of American playwright and poet Owen Dodson. The bulk of the material was created and accumulated by Owen Dodson in the course of his activities as an author and theater director, though portions of the collection were acquired from other sources.
Richard Erdoes papers
Lois Gould papers
Chester Himes papers
Anselm Hollo papers
Langston Hughes papers
The Langston Hughes Papers contain letters, manuscripts, personal items, photographs, clippings, artworks, and objects that document the life of the well-known African-American poet.
James Weldon Johnson and Grace Nail Johnson papers
James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection manuscript music
Claude McKay collection
The Claude McKay Collection consists of correspondence, writings, personal papers, photographs and memorabilia documenting the life and work of Claude McKay.
Gene Persson papers relating to Dutchman
The bulk of the papers relate to theater and film productions of Dutchman by Amiri Baraka, for which Gene Persson served as a producer, including correspondence, scripts, production materials, legal materials, promotional materials, financial records, photographs, and audiovisual materials. The papers also include additional writings and other materials by or about Amiri Baraka.
Gary Soto papers
The Gary Soto Papers contain writings, audiovisual material, and other papers that document the professional life of Gary Soto.
Carl Van Vechten Papers Relating to African American Arts and Letters
The Carl Van Vechten Papers Relating to African-American Arts and Letters include correspondence, writings, photographs and artwork documenting Van Vechten’s interest in and involvement with black artists, writers, and social activists.
Walter Francis White and Poppy Cannon papers
The Walter White and Poppy Cannon Papers document the careers and lives of Walter White and Poppy Cannon and span the dates 1910 to 1956. The Papers contain correspondence, writings, other papers, and photographs documenting Walter White's career as the Secretary for the N.A.A.C.P. and as a writer. Poppy Cannon's career as an editor, writer, and publicity consultant is also documented in the Papers.