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- Subject: Authors -- 20th Century -- Archives X
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- Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 10
- Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 7
- Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973 5
- Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946 4
- Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 4
- Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 4
- Brown, Sterling A., 1901-1989 3
- Hurston, Zora Neale, 1891-1960 3
- Jackman, Harold, 1901-1961 3
- Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 3
- Alfred A. Knopf, Inc 2
- Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014 2
- Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962 2
- Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000 2
- Cayton, Horace R. (Horace Roscoe), 1903-1970 2
- Dodson, Owen, 1914-1983 2
- Ellison, Ralph, 1914-1994 2
- Himes, Chester B., 1909-1984 2
- Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 2
- Johnson, Grace Nail, 1885-1976 2 ∧ less
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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.
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.
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.
The Zora Neale Hurston Collection contains Correspondence, Writings, including drafts of her autobiography, Dust Tracks on the Road, the novel, Their Eyes Were Watching God, and a play written in collaboration with Langston Hughes, "Mule Bone," as well as a study of Hurston written in 1972 by Robert Hemenway.
The collection consists of writings, correspondence, scripts, personal papers, and clippings by or related to the life and work of Compton Mackenzie.
The Claude McKay Collection consists of correspondence, writings, personal papers, photographs and memorabilia documenting the life and work of Claude McKay.
The Dorothy Peterson Collection contains Correspondence to Peterson from such persons as Langston Hughes, Nella Larsen, and Carl Van Vechten, as well as Jerome Bowers Peterson memorabilia.
This collection contains materials including writings, drafts, syllabi, correspondence, printed material, photographs, research materials, personal papers, realia, electronic files, and other papers related to the life and work of Claudia Rankine. It includes materials related to many of her works including Citizen: An American Lyric, Just Us, along with extensive documentation of her work as an teacher at multiple institutions.
This collection documents the research and writing of Richard Slotkin chiefly related to his historical studies and works of historical fiction, 1959-circa 2012. Material includes his research notes, his typed drafts, and proofs of works. Other material includes Slotkin's course notes and papers from his doctoral work at Brown University.