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Search results for subject:"Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964."

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African American photograph collection

8.5 linear feet (17 boxes), 13 oversized papers boxes and 4 oversized papers folders (OP), 8 bound volumes (BV), and 9 oversized bound volumes (OBV)

Artificially created collection of photographs and photograph albums of African American individuals, including a number of portraits taken by Carl Van Vechten and African American photographers such as Addison Scurlock.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Bricktop, 1894-1984.

Bricktop (Ada Beatrice Smith) papers, 1894-1984

2.25 linear ft. (5 boxes)

Papers of international African American cabaret performer and nightclub owner Ada Beatrice "Bricktop" Smith.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938.

James Weldon Johnson collection, circa 1886-1980 (bulk 1916-1930)

7 linear feet (11 boxes), 6 oversized bound volumes (OBV), 2 oversized papers boxes (OP), and AV Masters: .25 linear feet (CLP3)

Collection of papers relating to James Weldon Johnson, African-American educator, journalist, diplomat, lyricist, poet, and human rights activist, including correspondence, literary manuscripts (by Johnson and others), printed materials, audio-visual materials, sheet music, legal documents, financial records, and general ephemera.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Willis, Deborah, 1948-

"Carl Van Vechten: American Portraitist" exhibit materials, 1992

.25 linear foot (1 box) and 1 oversized papers box (OP)

Collection of materials related to the "Carl Van Vechten; American Portraitist" exhibition curated by Deborah Willis including exhibit text and photographs.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Wirth, Thomas H., 1938-

Thomas H. Wirth collection, circa 1926-2014

77.25 linear feet (79 boxes), 3 oversized papers boxes and 1 oversized papers folder (OP), 2 bound volumes (BV), AV Masters: 1 film, and 67 GB of born-digital material

Rare book and manuscript collector Thomas H. Wirth's collection of manuscripts, printed ephemera, subject files, and phonograph albums relating to African American art and literature.

Repository: Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

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