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African Americans

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Carl Van Vechten Collection of African-American Arts & Letters, 1853-2004

Identifier: Series 1
Scope and Contents Photographs, sheet music, playbills, prints, publications, sound recordings, programs, souvenir books, correspondence, drawings, broadsides, articles, ephemera, manuscripts, and journal issues relating to the theater, music, dance, and literature. The photographic portion of the collection consists primarily of Carl Van Vechten's portraits of influential actors, writers, and artists of the New York stage. Amongst the photographic prints are rare portraits of notable African American authors,...
Dates: 1853-2004

Fan Tan Make-up ad, 14 August 1929

 File — Box 4: Series Series 1, Folder: 22
Identifier: 04_22_1929

Messenger, The (Journal), [30 April 1924]

 File — Box 4: Series Series 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: 04_10_1924

Silent Protest Parade, 28 July 1917

 File — Box 4: Series Series 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: 04_04_1917
Scope and Contents

2 5x7 photographs. On the back of one is written: "Silent Protest Parade, 1917 (Courtesy The Crisis)

Dates: 28 July 1917

Slavery & abolition in the US: select publications of the 1800s

Identifier: Digital-E441
Scope and Contents Slavery and Abolition in the US is a digital collection of books and pamphlets that reflect the varying opinions and beliefs expressed on the slavery issue throughout the nineteenth century.  The works in this collection reflect arguments on both sides of the slavery debate and include first person narratives, legal proceedings and decisions, anti-slavery tracts, religious sermons, and secondary works.  The collection spans from 1787 to 1911 with the greatest concentration of materials...
Dates: Publication: 1787-1920

Slavery & abolition in the US: select publications of the 1800s

 Digital Record
Identifier: Slavery & Abolition
Dates: Digitized: 1787-1920

The Messenger (Journal), October 1926

 File — Box 4: Series Series 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: 04_13_1926

The Messenger (Journal), October 1927

 File — Box 4: Series Series 1, Folder: 17
Identifier: 04_17_1927