Series 5
Printed material, 1916-1989
Boxes 34-40 and OP 3

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of printed material relating to May Miller from 1916-1989. Printed material by Miller includes published articles, poems, and short stories by the author. Printed material about Miller contains articles, clippings, flyers, newsletters, programs, news releases, and other promotional material about her events at intuitions including the Frederick Douglass High School in Baltimore, Monmouth College; University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; and Phillips Exeter Academy. The series also contains Miller's Howard University yearbook from 1916. General printed material is comprised of promotional material including flyers, news releases, postcards, programs, and brochures from cultural and educational institutions including the National Conference of Afro-American Writers, and Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by type of printed material, then in alphabetical order.

Printed material by Miller
Box Folder Content
34 1 "Bidin' Place," The Arts Quarterly, 1937
34 2 "The Caisson Passes, Arlington Cemetery," broadside, no date
34 3 "Colored Man," Crisis, 1948
34 4 "Contemporary American Poets," 1977
34 5 "Douglass: An Appreciation," National Notes, 1947
34 6 "From the Morning Circle," broadside, 1977
34 7 Hoo Doo Magazine, no date
34 8 "Man in Progress (upon landing on Mars)," Ideas, 1977
34 9 "Memorandum to God," Negro History Bulletin, 1954
34 10 "Who Gives," The Nation, 1959
34 11 "On Blue Star," Opportunity, 1945
34 12 "Procession," broadside, 1935
34 13 "The Scream," Dust of Uncertain Journey, 1975
Printed material about Miller
34 14 "Afternoon with the Poets," pamphlet, 1949-1950
34 15 "Arena Stage Celebrates the African-American Female Writer," program, 1989
34 16 Arts Festival Committee, program, no date
34 17 "Ascension Poetry Reading Series," flyer, 1986
34 18 "Author's Recognition Day Reception," program, 1988
34 19 "BK's Bicentennial Party," program, 1976
34 20 Blacksouth Press, flyer, no date
34 21 "Black Female Literary Artists in Washington, D.C. - A Place in Time," questions, no date
34 22 Bluefield Fine Arts Commission, flyer, no date
34 23 Bluefield State College, program, 1975
34 24 Bluefield State College, newsletter, 1977
34 25 The Bluefieldian, newsletters, 1977
34 26 Booker T. Washington Junior High School, program, no date
34 27 The Bulletin, newsletter, 1988
34 28 Burrville School Mother-Daughter Tea, program, 1965
34 29 Café Solo, anthology, 1969
34 30 Café Solo, anthology, 1971
34 31 Callaloo, flyer, no date
34 32 Capitol Hill Poetry Group, flyer, 1979
34 33 Capstone, newsletters, 1987
34 34 Carolina Magazine, 1929
34 35 Charioteer Press, flyer, no date
34 36 The Clearing and Beyond, book jacket, no date
34 37 Clippings, 1930
34 38 Clippings, 1951-1955
34 39 Clippings, 1960-1969
34 40 Clippings, 1970-1979
OP3 - Clippings, 1980-1989
34 41 Clippings, 1980-1989
34 42 Clippings, no date
34 43 The Columbian, newsletter, 1960
34 44 Concord College, flyer, 1975
34 45 Conference on the Teaching of Creative Writing, flyer, 1978
34 46 Corcoran Gallery of Art, program, 1980
34 47 Cricket Press, invitation, no date
34 48 Creative Writing Festival, flyer, no date
34 49 DCRA Women's Program Advisory Committee, flyer, 1988
34 50 A Directory of American Poets, 1975
34 51 District of Columbia Citizens for Better Public Education, news release, 1965
34 52 District of Columbia Teachers College, flyer, no date
34 53 "Do It Yourself," handmade card, no date
35 1 Dunbar High School, newsletter, 1958
35 2 "Ellington Salutes Ellington," invitation, 1985
35 3 Energy West, poems by Miller, 1972
35 4 Federal Poets of Washington D.C., invitations, publication, 1989
35 5 "First Sundays: The Writer's Reading Hour," new release, 1985
35 6 Folger Evening Poetry Series, flyer, 1982-1983
35 7 Folger Library, newsletters, 1977
35 8 Frederick Douglass Junior-Senior High School, programs, 1935-1939
35 9 Frederick Douglass Junior-Senior High School, yearbook, 1935
35 10 Friends Meeting of Washington, flyer, no date
35 11 Friends of the Arts in Public Schools, newsletter, 1965
35 12 Galerie Yoga, flyer, no date
35 13 Glaydin School, graduation flyer, 1977
35 14 Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Awards for Seniors, program, 1986
35 15 Hoo-Doo Black Poetry Festival and Book Fair, flyers, pamphlets, 1975
35 16 Howard University, flyer, 1985
35 17 Howard University, magazine, 1960
35 18 Howard University, newsletters, 1974, 1987
35 19 Howard University, programs, 1965-1987
35 20 Howard University, yearbook, 1916
35 21 Humanities, publication, 1988
35 22 Into the Clearing, press release, no date
35 23 Institute for the Preservation and Study of African-American Writing, invitation, 1986
35 24 The Ivy, newsletter, 1977
35 25 John Stewart United Methodist Church, program, 1977
35 26 The Journal of the College Alumnae Club of Washington, publication, 1933
35 27 Library for the Arts D.C. Public Library, pamphlet, 1979
35 28 Library of Congress, press, programs, 1976
35 29 Linden Press, flyer, no date
35 30 Links, program, 1987
35 31 Lotus Press, flyers, 1977-1988
35 32 M Street High School, program, 1976
35 33 Madame Evanti Benefit Concert, program, no date
35 34 Maurice's Song, newsletter, 1977
35 35 "May Miller," by Winifred Stoelting, no date
35 36 Melvin A. Butler Black Poetry Festival, flyer, 1975
35 37 Midday Muse, flyers, 1978-1987
35 38 Monmouth College, calendar, no date
35 39 Miller-Moryck class, program, 1924
35 40 Montgomery College, program, 1973
36 1 Morgan State University, reports, programs, 1978, 1986
36 2 "Mother's Day Poetry Readings," program, 1988
36 3 National Council of Negro Women, program, 1985
36 4 National League of American Pen Women, flyer, 1981
36 5 National Museum of African American Art, news releases, 1983-1985
36 6 New Art Center, flyer, 1987
36 7 New Directions, magazine, 1985
36 8 New Horizons, flyer, no date
36 9 Northeast Academy of Dance, program, 1989
36 10 Pat Barron Paints and Drawings, brochure, 1976
36 11 Pause for Poetry, programs, 1976-1977
36 12 Phillips Exeter Academy, flyers, 1976-1977
36 13 "Photography, Poets, and Poetry" exhibition, pamphlet, no date
36 14 Poems by Miller, no date
36 15 "Poetry at WPA," flyer, no date
36 16 Poetry Clearinghouse, newsletters, 1976-1982
36 17 Poetry and Literature, flyers, 1976
36 18 Poetry in the Parks, calendar, no date
36 19 Poetry Institute, proposal, no date
36 20 Poetry Lyceum, flyer, no date
36 21 Poetry Society of Virginia, flyer, 1981
36 22 Poets in Person, flyers, 1974, 1982
36 23 Prince George's County Memorial Library, flyers, 1967
36 24 The Ransomed Wait, flyer, 1983
36 25 Rayburn House, program, 1985
36 26 RECAPIT, newsletter, 1960
36 27 Reflections on the Art of Reading, flyer, 1987
36 28 Rosey E. Pool, narrative request for tribute, no date
36 29 Saint Augustine Church, programs, 1984
36 30 Schedule of poets, calendar, no date
36 31 "Shaping of an Artistic Conscience," flyer, no date
36 32 Smithsonian Institution, news release, no date
36 33 Solo Press, flyer, no date
36 34 South and West, flyer, 1975
36 35 Southern University, programs, 1974-1975
36 36 The Sphinx, newsletter, 1962
36 37 Stylus Literary Society, flyer, 1985
36 38 Sylvan Sequence, flyers, no date
36 39 "Symposium in Celebration of the African-American Female Playwright," program, 1989
36 40 Synergy, flyer, 1975
36 41 Time, magazine, 1956
36 42 Union Baptist Church, program, 1975
36 43 University of Maryland, flyer, 1984
36 44 University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, news releases, reports, 1971-1972
36 45 U.S. Women Today, essay, 1965
36 46 Walker-Jones Elementary School, program, 1978
36 47 Washington Poetry Conference, flyer, no date
36 48 Washington Writer's Publishing House, pamphlet, no date
36 49 Wellesley College, flyer, 1986
36 50 WETA, flyer, no date
36 51 WJLA-TV, news releases, 1983
36 52 WMAL-FM Finer Music Programs, directory, 1980
36 53 Woman's National Democratic Club, calendar, 1982
36 54 World Order, magazine, 1973
36 55 WPFW, flyer, no date
36 56 Writer's Center, flyer, 1978
36 57 Writer's Club, directory, 1959
36 58 Writer's Conference, flyers, no date
General printed material
36 59 Promotional material, A [1 of 2]
36 60 Promotional material, A [2 of 2]
37 1 Promotional material, B [1 of 3]
37 2 Promotional material, B [2 of 3]
37 3 Promotional material, B [3 of 3]
37 4 Promotional material, C [1 of 3]
37 5 Promotional material, C [2 of 3]
37 6 Promotional material, C [3 of 3]
37 7 Promotional material, D [1 of 2]
37 8 Promotional material, D [2 of 2]
37 9 Promotional material, E
37 10 Promotional material, F
37 11 Promotional material, G
38 1 Promotional material, H [1 of 5]
38 2 Promotional material, H [2 of 5]
38 3 Promotional material, H [3 of 5]
38 4 Promotional material, H [4 of 5]
38 5 Promotional material, H [5 of 5]
38 6 Promotional material, I
38 7 Promotional material, J
38 8 Promotional material, K
39 1 Promotional material, L [1 of 3]
39 2 Promotional material, L [2 of 3]
39 3 Promotional material, L [3 of 3]
39 4 Promotional material, M
OP3 - Promotional material, M
39 5 Promotional material, N [1 of 2]
39 6 Promotional material, N [2 of 2]
39 7 Promotional material, O
39 8 Promotional material, P [1 of 2]
39 9 Promotional material, P [2 of 2]
39 10 Promotional material, Q
39 11 Promotional material, R [1 of 3]
40 1 Promotional material, R [2 of 3]
40 2 Promotional material, R [3 of 3]
40 3 Promotional material, S
40 4 Promotional material, T
40 5 Promotional material, U
40 6 Promotional material, W [1 of 2]
40 7 Promotional material, W [2 of 2]
40 8 Promotional material, Y
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