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Ebony Vol. IV No. 1

Published by:
Johnson Publishing Company, American, founded 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. (33.7 x 25.7 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Date:
November 1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Stephanie Capparell, author of The Real Pepsi Challenge
Object number:
2011.35.1.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ebony Media Group LLC. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bfdbe495-5f55-4745-ac29-d8a8023019b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.35.1.7

Negro Digest vol. 1 no. 9

Published by:
Johnson Publishing Company, American, founded 1942  Search this
Edited by:
John Harold Johnson, American, 1918 - 2005  Search this
Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
John Harold Johnson, American, 1918 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 7 3/4 × 5 3/8 × 1/4 in. (19.7 × 13.7 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1943
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Identity  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Courtesy of Johnson Publishing Company, LLC
Object number:
2015.122.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Johnson Publishing Company, Inc. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c0454e32-d947-4aba-8641-cdf6b6c44647
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.122.4
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The Weary Blues

Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Carl Van Vechten, American, 1880 - 1964  Search this
Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Illustrated by:
Miguel Covarrubias, Mexican, 1904 - 1957  Search this
Owned by:
William H. Johnson, American, 1901 - 1970  Search this
Signed by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper, cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 1/2 in. (19.1 × 14 × 1.3 cm)
H x W x D (book closed): 7 5/8 × 5 3/8 × 9/16 in. (19.4 × 13.7 × 1.4 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1926; published 1929
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Men  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gerta Harriton in memory of Helen and David Harriton
Object number:
2012.10ab
Restrictions & Rights:
©1929 Langston Hughes. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Second Floor, 2 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52be0935e-6b8e-4ed1-9ef5-c18f315e1305
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.10ab

Shakespeare in Harlem

Designer:
E. McKnight Kauffer, American, 1890–1954  Search this
Author:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902–1967  Search this
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Medium:
Letterpress
Dimensions:
H x W: 21.5 × 15 cm (8 7/16 × 5 7/8 in.)
Type:
Exhibitions
Book
Object Name:
Book
Date:
1942
Credit Line:
Exhibition purchase
Accession Number:
s-e-3721
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b8e1ff06-00aa-41b4-92c4-afc0f1cf428f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_s-e-3721

34c Langston Hughes single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3557
Printer:
Banknote Corporation of America  Search this
Depicts:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolored)/ lithographed
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
February 1, 2002
Topic:
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Black Heritage  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2008.2007.159
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm812727f30-cb86-4acc-887f-2dd9d62188e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2008.2007.159

The American Negro Writer and His Roots: Selected Papers from the First Conference of Negro Writers, March, 1959

Published by:
American Society of African Culture, American, 1956 - 1969  Search this
Edited by:
John Aubrey Davis Sr., American, 1912 - 2002  Search this
Written by:
Jay Saunders Redding, American, 1906 - 1988  Search this
Samuel Allen, American, 1917 - 2015  Search this
John Henrik Clarke, American, 1915 - 1998  Search this
Julian Hudson Mayfield, American, 1928 - 1984  Search this
Arthur P. Davis, American, 1904 - 1996  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
William Blackwell Branch, American, 1927 - 2019  Search this
Arnaud Wendell Bontemps, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Loften Mitchell, American, 1919 - 2001  Search this
Sarah Elizabeth Wright, American, 1928 - 2009  Search this
John Oliver Killens, American, 1916 - 1987  Search this
Subject of:
Lorraine Hansberry, American, 1930 - 1965  Search this
Owned by:
Sarah Elizabeth Wright, American, 1928 - 2009  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (21.6 x 14 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Identity  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Societies  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Family of Sarah Elizabeth Wright
Object number:
2010.61.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Copyright 1960 by American Society of African Culture. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd566e865e0-a021-4a88-beac-5bf33fe24212
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.61.10

Photograph of Nina Simone, Langston Hughes, and Godfry Cambridge

Photograph by:
Bernard Gotfryd, Polish American, 1924 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Nina Simone, American, 1933 - 2003  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Godfrey Cambridge, American, 1933 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 21, 1964
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Men  Search this
Photography  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.132.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© Bernard Gotfryd . Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5911ea67e-18ad-4ab6-8318-d0ecb4672157
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.132.14
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Masters of the Dew: A Novel of Haiti

Written by:
Jacques Roumain, Haitian, 1907 - 1944  Search this
Translated by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Will Mercer Cook, American, 1903 - 1987  Search this
Published by:
Reynal & Hitchcock, American, 1933 - 1948  Search this
Medium:
cardboard, paper (fiber product) and ink
Dimensions:
8 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 1/2 in. (21 x 14 x 1.3 cm)
Type:
books
Place depicted:
Haiti, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Literature  Search this
Politics  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.158.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Cover: No Known Copyright Restrictions Content: © Jacques Roumain 1947 . Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ca948e79-05f7-4162-9b83-1817b03747fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.158.1ab
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The Black Perspective, Vol 1, No. 4

Issued by:
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Afro-American Studies, American, founded 1976  Search this
Edited by:
Roberta Duff  Search this
Subject of:
Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey, American  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
newsletters
Place depicted:
Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States, North and Central America
Date:
January 1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Bertha Maxwell Roddey
Object number:
2012.22.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59bf280ba-ae8d-4a3c-a133-0f8312257e8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.22.13
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Broadside No. 13: The Backlash Blues

Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Subject of:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 in. (27.9 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
poems
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.124.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1967 by Langston Hughes. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd556f25c37-3fc7-46e4-986d-f4d35a4c5f2f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.124.2
Online Media:

Portrait of Langston Hughes

Photograph by:
Louis H. Draper, American, 1935 - 2002  Search this
Subject of:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 10 15/16 x 13 15/16 in. (27.8 x 35.4 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Literature  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.43.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Louis Draper Archive
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5cef89cb8-f6b5-45a4-8743-c2a7997543d7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.43.3

The Weary Blues

Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Carl Van Vechten, American, 1880 - 1964  Search this
Illustrated by:
Miguel Covarrubias, Mexican, 1904 - 1957  Search this
Owned by:
Barry Greenstein, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with book cloth (textile material) on cardboard , plastic (cover)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 7 1/2 × 5 3/8 × 7/8 in. (19.1 × 13.7 × 2.2 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 7 1/2 × 10 13/16 × 11/16 in. (19.1 × 27.5 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1926; published 1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Men  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Barry Greenstein
Object number:
2014.304.90
Restrictions & Rights:
© Alfred A. Knopf, Inc division of Random House. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Library Collections
Movement:
Harlem Renaissance (New Negro Movement)
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a2a14440-891d-4339-935c-f9b2f20f84d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.304.90
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Black Poetry: a Supplement to Anthologies Which Exclude Black Poets

Published by:
Broadside Press, founded 1965  Search this
Edited by:
Dudley Randall, American, 1914 - 2000  Search this
Written by:
Nikki Giovanni, American, born 1943  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Jean Toomer, American, 1894 - 1967  Search this
Sonia Sanchez, American, born 1934  Search this
Margaret Danner, American, 1915 - 1984  Search this
Countee Cullen, American, 1903 - 1946  Search this
Gwendolyn Brooks, American, 1917 - 2000  Search this
Arnaud Wendell Bontemps, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Robert Hayden, American, 1913 - 1980  Search this
Etheridge Knight, American, 1931 - 1991  Search this
Haki R. Madhubuti, American, born 1942  Search this
Claude McKay, Jamaican American, 1889 - 1948  Search this
Dudley Randall, American, 1914 - 2000  Search this
Ahmed Akinwole Alhamisi  Search this
Melvin Beaunorus Tolson, American, 1898 - 1966  Search this
James Andrew Emanuel, American, 1921 - 2013  Search this
Amiri Baraka, American, 1934 - 2014  Search this
Clarence Major, American, born 1936  Search this
Samuel Allen, American, 1917 - 2015  Search this
Ebon Dooley, American, 1942 - 2006  Search this
Ramón Durem, American, 1915 - 1963  Search this
Doughtry Long, American  Search this
Edward S. Spriggs, American, born 1943  Search this
Naomi Long Madgett, American, born 1923  Search this
Margaret Abigail Walker, American, 1915 - 1998  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 3/16 in. (21.6 × 14 × 0.5 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 8 1/2 × 10 15/16 × 3/16 in. (21.6 × 27.8 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
paperbacks
Place printed:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black power  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Resistance  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.114
Restrictions & Rights:
© Broadside Press. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Exhibition:
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd509ff6ed8-9917-44ae-a202-f79fecfc9388
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.114

The Man Who Went to War

Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2019.28.30a): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30b): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30c): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30d): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30e): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30f): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30g): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30h): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30i): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30j): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30k): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30l): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30m): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30n): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30o): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30p): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30q): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30r): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30s): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30t): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30u): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
H x W (2019.28.30v): 13 3/4 × 8 1/4 in. (35 × 21 cm)
Type:
plays
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Place used:
England, Europe
Date:
1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Radio  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.28.30a-v
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Langston Hughes. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ae5b7969-943a-48e8-8cdf-eef593106bb3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.28.30a-v

Fields of Wonder: A book of lyric poems

Title:
Book inscribed from Langston Hughes to Lena Horne
Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Published by:
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., American, founded 1915  Search this
Owned by:
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
paper (fiber product) and cardboard with plastic
Dimensions:
8 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 3/4 in. (21.9 x 14.9 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Literature  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.27.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
©1947 Langston Hughes, renewed 1974 George Houston Bass. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f47128ff-00f8-449d-bcbe-21edc5bc9fd4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.27.3.2

The Literary Corner: Jonathan Peters on Wole Soyinka (side a) / A Comparative Analysis of African and Afro American Literature with Mildred Hill and the Conclusion to the Literary Corner Series (side b)

Title:
Cassette tape with two episodes of the Literary Corner radio program
Created by:
Brooks B. Robinson Ph.D., American  Search this
Interview of:
Jonathan Peters PhD, Sierra Leonean  Search this
Mildred Hill Lubin, American, 1933 - 2018  Search this
Subject of:
Wole Soyinka, Nigerian, born 1934  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Chinua Achebe, Nigerian, 1930 - 2013  Search this
Directed by:
Robert Cham  Search this
Medium:
plastic and tape
Dimensions:
H x W (audiocassette): 2 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 5/8 in. (7 × 10.8 × 1.6 cm)
Duration (side a): 00:14:49
Duration (side b): 00:14:50
Type:
audiotapes
Place depicted:
Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
United States, North and Central America
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Africa  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Radio  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Contributed in memory of Professor Sarah Webster Fabio (1928-1979), poet, educator, Black Arts Movement icon, and one of the Literary Corner's analysts.
Object number:
2010.17.1.13a
Restrictions & Rights:
© Brooks B. Robinson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Literary Corner: Black Writers of the World
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Movement:
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53526bf3e-1297-4675-8e15-3c69c75fba4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.17.1.13a

Masters of the Dew: A Novel of Haiti

Title:
Book inscribed from Langston Hughes to Lena Horne
Written by:
Jacques Roumain, Haitian, 1907 - 1944  Search this
Published by:
Reynal & Hitchcock, American, 1933 - 1948  Search this
Translated by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Will Mercer Cook, American, 1903 - 1987  Search this
Owned by:
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
paper (fiber product) and cardboard with plastic
Dimensions:
8 x 5 1/2 x 3/4 in. (20.3 x 14 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Literature  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.27.3.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1947 Reynal & Hitchcock . Permission required for use.
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BLK Vol. 2 No. 6

Published by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Edited by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Interview of:
Barbara Smith, American, born 1946  Search this
Subject of:
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
National Coalition of Black Lesbians and Gays, American, 1978 - 1990  Search this
Blackberri, American, 1945 - 2021  Search this
Joseph F. Beam, American, 1954 - 1988  Search this
Michael Smith, American, died 1989  Search this
National Association of Black and White Men Together, American, founded 1980  Search this
Marlon Riggs, American, 1957 - 1994  Search this
Black Gay and Lesbian Leadership Forum, American, 1988 - 2003  Search this
Louis Farrakhan, American, born 1933  Search this
National Rainbow Coalition, American, 1984 - 1996  Search this
Lavender Light, American, founded 1985  Search this
National Association of Black and White Men Together, American, founded 1980  Search this
Larry Saxxon, American  Search this
Pat Norman, American, born 1939  Search this
Sabrina Sojourner, American, born 1952  Search this
Phill Wilson, American, born 1956  Search this
Rev. Dr. Renee McCoy, American, born 1951  Search this
Winnie Mandela, South African, 1936 - 2018  Search this
Minority AIDS Project, American, founded 1985  Search this
President George H. W. Bush, American, born 1924  Search this
Ku Klux Klan, 3rd, American, founded 1946  Search this
Rep. Maxine Waters, American, born 1938  Search this
Jewel Thais-Williams, American  Search this
AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power, American, founded 1987  Search this
Roger V. Pamplin Jr., American, died 1990  Search this
Rev. Al Sharpton, American, born 1954  Search this
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
James Baldwin, American, 1924 - 1987  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Lorraine Hansberry, American, 1930 - 1965  Search this
Keith St. John, American, born 1957  Search this
Spike Lee, American, born 1957  Search this
Eddie Murphy, American, born 1961  Search this
Arsenio Hall, American, born 1956  Search this
Bayard Rustin, American, 1912 - 1987  Search this
Dr. Sylvia Rhue, American, born 1947  Search this
Dionne Warwick, American, born 1940  Search this
Christopher "Kid" Reid, American, born 1964  Search this
Diana Ross, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 1/4 × 1/8 in. (27.4 × 20.9 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
San Diego, San Diego County, California, United States, North and Central America
Seattle, King County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya, Africa
Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, Latin America, North and Central America
Accra, Greater Accra, Ghana, Africa
San José, San José, Costa Rica, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
June 1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Gender  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
International affairs  Search this
Language  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Literature  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Men  Search this
Nature  Search this
Politics  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Religion  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Spirituality  Search this
Sports  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Violence  Search this
White supremacy movements  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Bell
Object number:
2018.108.19
Restrictions & Rights:
© BLK Publishing Company, Inc.
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Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
African American - Latinx Solidarity
HIV/AIDS Activist Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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EDAN-URL:
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Simple Speaks His Mind

Title:
Book inscribed from Langston Hughes to Lena Horne
Written by:
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Published by:
Simon & Schuster, Inc., founded 1924  Search this
Owned by:
Lena Horne, American, 1917 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product) and cardboard with plastic
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 5 7/8 x 7/8 in. (20.6 x 14.9 x 2.2 cm)
Type:
hardcover books
Date:
1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Literature  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.27.3.1
Restrictions & Rights:
©1950 by Langston Hughes, renewed 1978 George Houston Bass. Permission required for use.
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.27.3.1

Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
Crispus Attucks, American, 1723 - 1770  Search this
Sojourner Truth, American, 1797 - 1883  Search this
Harriet Tubman, American, 1822 - 1913  Search this
Sarah C. Roberts, American, born 1844  Search this
Susan McKinney Steward, American, 1847 - 1918  Search this
Dred Scott, American, ca 1800 - 1858  Search this
Frederick Douglass, American, 1818 - 1895  Search this
Booker T. Washington, American, 1856 - 1915  Search this
George Washington Carver, American, 1860s - 1943  Search this
W.E.B. Du Bois, American, 1868 - 1963  Search this
Scott Joplin, American, 1867 - 1917  Search this
Marcus Garvey, Jamaican, 1887 - 1940  Search this
James Weldon Johnson, American, 1871 - 1938  Search this
Father Divine, American, ca. 1876 - 1965  Search this
A. Philip Randolph, American, 1889 - 1979  Search this
Adam Clayton Powell Jr., American, 1908 - 1972  Search this
Rosa Parks, American, 1913 - 2005  Search this
Medgar Evers, American, 1925 - 1963  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
President Lyndon Baines Johnson, American, 1908 - 1973  Search this
Mary McLeod Bethune, American, 1875 - 1955  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
Democratic Party, American, founded 1828  Search this
Republican Party, American, founded 1854  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, American, founded 1920  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1943  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., founded 1922  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Daughters of Isis, American, founded 1910  Search this
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
Langston Hughes, American, 1902 - 1967  Search this
Paul Robeson, American, 1898 - 1976  Search this
Ezzard Mack Charles, American, 1921 - 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 3/8 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 1 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Sororities  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
U.S. History, Colonial period, 1600-1775  Search this
United States History  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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