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Title: Papers, 1959-1967 Description: 1 linear ft.

Notes: Author, educator, and editor of two anthologies of Afro-American poetry; b. Amsterdam. Chiefly correspondence with established and emerging Afro-American poets; together with personal papers. Correspondents include Robert J. Abrams, Samuel W. Allen (writing as Paul Vesey), Imamu Amiri Baraka (writing as LeRoi Jones), Julian Bond, Arna Bontemps, Roscoe Lee Browne, John Henrik Clarke, Owen Dodson, Mari Evans, Langston Hughes, Ann Petry, and Arthur B. Spingarn.Gifts of Rosey E. Pool, 1962, 1965, 1967.

Subjects: Abrams, Robert J., 1924- , as correspondent. Allen, Samuel W., as correspondent. American poetry -- Afro-American authors. Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934- , as correspondent. Bond, Julian, 1940- , as correspondent. Bontemps, Arna Wendell, 1902-1973, as correspondent. Browne, Roscoe Lee, as correspondent. Clarke, John Henrik, 1915- , as correspondent. Evans, Mari, 1923- , as correspondent. Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967, as correspondent. Petry, Ann Lane, 1911- , as correspondent. Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971, as correspondent. Women editors. lcsh

Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NIDS Fiche #: 4.72.90 NUCMC #: DCLV96-A533