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[A selection of titles from the Schomburg Collection]

Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History.

[A selection of titles from the Schomburg Collection]

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Published by 3M Company, International Microfilm Press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans.

  • Edition Notes

    Title from container.

    StatementSchomburg Collections of the New York Public Library.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination113 microfilm reels ;
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22436377M

    The Post-Gazette provides researchers a valuable regional perspective on international, national and local news. Preceded by the Annals of Congress microfilm no. This theatrical reading, as conceived by Artistic Director Shaun Neblett, portrays a group of high school students who must read and interpret Dr. The majority of the material consists of subject files containing a considerable amount of correspondence. In addition to the value of these works as individual electronic texts, their search capabilities and their interlinked arrangement with other collections allow them to be read within a historical context of multiple media. Books from the series are available at the Schomburg Gift Shop!

    He designed a program that, with a few clicks, scans in a title and automatically sets a competitive price based on what other used-book retailers are selling it for online. There is also an interest among antiquarians for books beautifully made with fine bindings and high quality paper. Michael Dinwiddie, associate professor at the Gallatin School and current president of the Black Theatre Network, will moderate. It is a compelling concert of poetry and jazz by renowned poet, playwright, and jazz historian Amiri Baraka.

    As the Collection developed, it outgrew the space provided for it at the th Street Branch. The Philadelphia Inquirer offers a regional perspective on historical events as they unfolded. Slave Narratives Microfiche no. This digital repository provided space for critical inquiry into the autobiography by offering interpretations through four distinct lenses: culture, globalism, politics, and faith. Includes a digitized image of issues of The Chicago Tribune from news stories, editorials, photos, graphics, and advertisements. Civil War.


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[A selection of titles from the Schomburg Collection] book

The performance will be followed by a conversation with Eliot and a special guest. Williams' recommendations where possible and feasible. For example, in a few print sources, sections of the book containing several poems were divided into subsections.

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As with her previous book Voice of FreedomWeatherford illuminates a person well worth knowing. Reserve your seat: schomburgcenter. Identification and creation issues, such as the transcription of the text to electronic format, the print source, and minor changes made by encoding staff and editors, are all recorded in this section for the future life of the text.

In addition to national issues such as war, abolition, and slavery, readers will find many articles documenting political and social life on the homefront. There is also an interest among antiquarians for books beautifully made with fine bindings and high quality paper.

I promptly navigated to the website of the publisher, which also admitted that the book was out of stock, but generously provided a list of bookstores that might still carry it. Join Walker and a special guest in conversation about her new work. A complete digital archive of the Post-Gazette, one of the earliest newspapers west of the Alleghenies.

Images of original illustrations, frontispieces, bindings and title pages, when available, appear along with the electronic text.

The type of prose included are novels, romances, tales, short stories, fictitious biographies, travels, sketches, allegories and tract-like tales. The majority of the material consists of subject files containing a considerable amount of correspondence.

The first detailed description of the Division's manuscript holdings, the Calendar of the Manuscripts in the Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature, was begun that same year by the New York City Historical Records Survey, a WPA program; and the first phase of the work was completed injust two weeks before Arthur Schomburg's death.

Restrictions apply The records of the Schomburg Center document the activities of the six individuals who managed the library, dating to its establishment by Ernestine Rose. Here in the Boston area, two bookstores have managed to not only survive but thrive: the Harvard Bookstore not affiliated with Harvard University in Cambridge and Brookline Booksmith in Brookline.

For ticket charge, call or visit schomburgcenter.

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However, the first illustrated folio edition oftechnically a later edition, is worth a fraction of the first edition, but still fetches in the thousands of dollars as an illustrated book from the era in which Milton lived.

These two stores have a few elements in common that have undoubtedly contributed to their lasting success: In addition to new books, they also sell a great selection of used titles at lower prices. Not a single character of text has been deleted or excluded from the source documents in their conversion to the Digital Schomburg Edition.

For me as a publisher, this means that not only can you get the latest title from my press, Black Ocean, for less from Amazon, but my little indie press will also probably make more off that purchase than if you had bought it at your local bookseller.

Consolidated for the first time, over 1, titles from the special collections of dozens of libraries providing easy access to the powerful voices of feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Latinos, LGBTs and more. Through this process the direct manual entry of textual characters is duplicated, and in many cases triplicated, and then digitally cross-referenced for erroneous variants.

Microfilm no. Luminaries included Martin Luther King, Jr. The funds made it possible for the Center to undertake the first complete inventory of its holdings in twenty - five years.

Their Supreme Court case resulted in the nationwide invalidation of miscegenation laws. Books from the series are available at the Schomburg Gift Shop! CIS U. The last Shakespeare First Folio of first edition of the collected works of William Shakespeare garnered a record-breaking 5.The Denver Public Library collects materials, in a variety of popular formats, which support its function as a major information source for the demanding needs of a metropolitan population.

The collection also serves the general educational interest, recreational, and entertainment needs of the public, and reflects the racial, ethnic and cultural diversity of the community.

Widespread interest. Primary Sources on Microfilm. African American Baptists African-American Baptist annual reports, Langston Hughes material from the vertical files of the Schomburg Collection, 4 microfilm reels.

History, Philosophy & Newspaper FILM HY1 A Selection of Titles from the Schomburg Center for Research in Black. Jan 23,  · The current Featured Books display celebrates the centennial of the Roaring Twenties by showcasing titles outside of the “typical” thematic parameters of the era.

“In planning this display, we realized that our sense of the s was somewhat narrow,” says Eileen Kelly, Head of. Jan 22,  · Full-text of African-American newspapers, periodicals, and books that would be otherwise very difficult to obtain in their original editions.

One of the most significant primary resources for the serious study of African-American history in all of its aspects, with source materials on slavery, slave trade, race, abolitionism, social life, customs, and sylvaindez.com: Eric Novotny.

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is a unique complex that combines buildings from different periods and design vocabulary, yet reflects a continuity of use for nearly 90 years, retaining a balance of research, reading, and community spaces.

Interlibrary Services and Document Delivery opens the renowned collections of The New York Public Library to the world. NYPL Recommendations. Find what you need in our recommended book lists, selected websites or librarian-created research guides.