Collections Added Since January 2020



Division Title Dates Extent
NOV SCM Samuel Carroll Buchanan collection 1929-1997
NOV SCM St. James Guide to Black Artists collection 1997
NOV SCM Tee Collins collection 1955-1998
NOV SCM Pearl Primus collection 1945-1993
NOV SCM The Old Community West 98th-99th Streets Reunion collection ca.1900-2011
NOV SCM Muriel Rahn papers 1949-1956
NOV SCM Judd Jones papers 1952-2011
NOV SCM Brad Johnson papers approximately 1970-2011
NOV SCM Rejoicensemble collection 1985-2010
NOV SCM Church of St. Simon the Cyrenian records 1940-1979
NOV SCM John A. Kenney writings 1940-1949
NOV SCM Wynn Family collection 1893-1948
NOV SCM Thomas Glave papers 1990-2012
NOV SCM Maxwell T. Cohen letters to Miriam Makeba and Stokely Carmichael 1966-1969
NOV SCM Robert Hamburger transcripts and research materials 1973-1978
NOV SCM Essex Hemphill and Wayson Jones collection 1981-2008
NOV SCM Father Divine collection 1932-1992
NOV SCM Richard Witherspoon papers 1971-2006
NOV SCM Hip-Hop Archive Project files 1979-2004
NOV THE Neighborhood Playhouse records 1897-1967, 2004
NOV CPS Collection of Sir Richard Birnie letters and related materials 1791-1837
NOV MSS New York City Court of Aldermen records 1795-1798
NOV SCM "No Crystal Stair: Black Life and the <span class="title">Messenger</span>, 1917-1928" interviews 1970-1972
NOV SCM Andrew Goodman Memorial collection 1943-2010
NOV SCM Pearl Bailey letters 1943-1990
NOV SCM Grandassa Models collection 1963-1968
NOV SCM 351st Field Artillery collection 1918-1942
NOV SCM Thomas Russell Jones Archive
NOV SCM Richard T. Greene papers 1932-2006
NOV SCM Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church in the Western Hemisphere and Southern Africa records 1939-1998
OCT DAN Maria Karnilova papers 1840-2003
OCT SCM Marvel Cooke oral history interview 1989-1992
OCT THE Chicago Stage Manager records 1947-1978
OCT SCM Duvalierist Government collection 1958-1989
OCT SCM Freedom of Information Act files, 1921-1959 1921-1959
OCT MAP Collection of property maps of parts of Westchester County, N.Y. : covering mostly Eastchester, Mount Vernon, and Yonkers 1850-1951
OCT SCM W. Hazaiah Williams papers 1952-1998
OCT SCM House/Ballroom files bulk 1990s
OCT SCM Wallace Bass Boyd journals 1985-2007
OCT SCM Hall Johnson collection 1953-2001
OCT SCM Muriel Petioni papers 1935-2008
OCT SCM Betty Garman Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee files 1961-1966
OCT SCM Ira Jeffries papers 1950-2000
OCT SCM Ron Simmons papers 1972-2006
OCT BRG Arthur Miller Library
OCT BRG John Updike supplemental file form Lord John Press collection of papers 1952-2005
OCT BRG V. S. Pritchett papers 1930-1990
OCT BRG Bruce Jay Friedman papers 1938-2002
OCT BRG M. B. Goffstein papers 1965-2011
OCT BRG Bruce Jay Friedman Papers 1953-2012
OCT DAN Jacques Rouché collection 1884-2014
OCT DAN Lynn Garafola collection on Hubert Stowitts 1914-1983
OCT THE Carl Samrock photographs 1967-1977
OCT DAN New York International Ballet Competition records 1943-2011
SEP SCM Harriet Pickens papers 1922-2005
SEP DAN Nancy Brock collection on Mary Wigman 1920-1996
SEP SCM Henry D. Miller theater collection 1957-2005
SEP SCM Harlem Writers Guild records 1998-2009
SEP SCM Nathan Wright papers and additions 1936-2005
SEP SCM Organization of Afro-American Unity (OAAU) collection 1963-1965
SEP SCM Roy Gonsalves papers 1985-1999
SEP SCM Darcel M. Holloway papers 1971-2002
SEP SCM Claude McKay research collection 1971-1992
SEP SCM Cheryl Clarke papers 1960-2005
SEP SCM Kevin McGruder papers 1988-2005
SEP MSS C. A. Burgess receipt book 1855-1864
SEP SCM African Americans in film collection 1915-2003
SEP SCM Jewelle Gomez papers 1968-2010
SEP SCM Biafra War collection ca. 1966-1970
SEP SCM Charles H. Bynum papers 1905-1996
SEP SCM Fats Waller collection 1932-1943
SEP SCM Nation of Islam collection 1959-1976
SEP SCM Action for Community Empowerment records 1987-2001
SEP SCM Josephine Baker collection 1933-1975
SEP SCM Mary Helen Washington papers 1873-2002
SEP SCM James Egert Allen collection 1938-1975
SEP SCM Africana collection of Donald Burness 1971-2003
SEP SCM Marilyn Clement papers 1967-2005
SEP SCM Ted Poston tribute album 1945
SEP SCM Haitian Government documents 1947-1953
SEP SCM Alexander Gibbons collection 1940-1954
SEP SCM Alphonso Pinkney manuscript and research collection 1967-2004
SEP SCM Charles E. Harris World War II memorabilia collection 1944-1971
SEP SCM Jon Haggins Fashion archive 1966-2006
SEP SCM Thomas Henderson Kerr, Jr. papers 1931-2002
SEP MSS David G. Hubbard letter book 1822-1825
AUG SCM Minstrel collection 1863-1928
JUL MSS The library : an East-Side scrapbook 1931-1970
JUL CPS Maria Edgeworth manuscript material
JUL THE <span class="title">Cavalcade of America</span> scripts 1935-1953
JUL SCM National Association of University Women, Queens Branch, records 1960-1988
JUL SCM Robert W. July collection 1958-1999
JUL SCM Wadleigh High School collection 1938-2007
JUL SCM New York Black Nurses Association records 1978-2004
JUL SCM <span class="title">The Rise and Fall of Jim Crow</span> documentary research collection 1995-2002
JUL SCM Daphne Weekes collection 1939-1994
JUL SCM James Clinton Hoggard papers 1940-2002
JUL SCM Michele Wallace papers ca. 1940-2004
JUL SCM Force Armée d'Haïti documents 1964-1987
JUL SCM Boyer Lodge No. 1 records 1849-1980
JUL MUS Music Division Collection of Glass Plate Negatives c. 1900-1930
JUL SCM World War II letters from African-American Soldiers 1940-1945
JUL MUS Connie Francis papers 1981-1982
JUL MUS Giuditta Pasta correspondence 1816-1864, undated
JUL SCM Kurt Fisher Haitian collection (additions) 1810-1957
JUN SCM Council on African Affairs/Freedom of Information Act collection 1949-1972
JUN SCM Butler family papers 1847-1996
JUN SCM Ralph Brown papers ca. 1930-1990
JUN SCM Ida Roley collection 1923-1963
JUN SCM Archambeau and St. Hill family collection 1868-2003
JUN SCM "Your History" column collection 1958-1961
JUN SCM Smiley-Polk family documents 1839-1993
JUN SCM Hibernia "Bernia" Austin scrapbook 1931-1947
JUN SCM <span class="title">Sweet Love, Bitter</span> film collection 1962-1972
JUN SCM Robert A. Simmons collection 1870-1941 (1870-1930)
JUN SCM Cleo Sims collection 1944-2002
JUN SCM Lavinia Williams papers 1940-1989
JUN MUS CBS collection of manuscript scores 1890-1972
JUN MUS Bella C. Landauer collection of Whitman music 1874-1960
JUN MUS Barton Cantrell correspondence 1902-1980
JUN MUS Marilyn Horne Collection of Scores 1844-2013
JUN RHA Collection of recordings related to Tarzan c. 1950s-1970s
JUN SCM Glory Van Scott collection 1974-2000
JUN SCM Afro-American Investment and Building Company collection 1902-1906
JUN SCM Edmund Cambridge papers 1929-2000
JUN SCM Earl L. Baker papers 1947-1992
JUN SCM Alyce Webb papers 1940-1996
JUN SCM Leonard Hayward papers 1959-1984
JUN SCM William "Pop" Gates scrapbook 1930-1996
JUN SCM 555th Parachute Infantry Association collection 1949-1998
JUN SCM Arnold P. Johnson papers 1937-1995
JUN SCM Lyonel C. Florant papers 1930-ca. 1945
JUN MUS Beatrice Lillie Collection of Scores 1894-1989 2.0 linear feet
APR MUS BMI Student Composers' Awards scores 1951-2019 10.25 linear feet
APR MUS Song slides [graphic] : reproductions of lantern slides illustrating early 20th century popular songs photographed ca. 1900-1914; reproduced 1980
APR MUS Judith Ren-Lay papers 1981-2005 0.63 linear feet
APR SCM Ludlow W. and Georgianna Werner papers 1919-2002
APR THE Dr. Saram R. Ellison scrapbooks 1832-1918 6.13 linear feet
MAR THE Marian Winters papers 1936-1979 4.75 linear feet
MAR THE Century Flashlight Photographers circus photographs 1928-1936
MAR THE Century Flashlight Photographers circus photographs 1924-1938
MAR THE Houdiniana 1898-1989 0.68 linear feet
MAR SCM The Wisdom of Sun Ra Collection circa 1950s 0.42 linear feet
MAR SCM Octavia Butler papers 1980s 0.01 linear feet
MAR SCM Nation of Islam membership roster 1964 - 2011 0.01 linear feet
MAR SCM Bill Gunn playscripts 1986 - 2003 0.21 linear feet
MAR SCM Bantu Stephen Biko letters 1973 - 1977 0.01 linear feet
MAR BRG Duckworth-Hills papers circa 1860-1955 0.67 linear feet
MAR SCM Oscar Micheaux papers 1871 - 1951 3.98 linear feet
FEB MUS Joseph Muller drawings 1920-1939, undated 8.7 linear feet
FEB SCM Everett Redd papers 1945-2006 0.42 linear feet
FEB MUS Salvatore Mercuri Velvet Underground collection 1960s-2017 4.78 linear feet
FEB MUS Joelle Wallach papers 1940s-2019 4.46 linear feet
FEB SCM Black Women at Oberlin College Survey Project collection 1982-2001
FEB SCM Tuskegee Airmen Trainees : Freeman Field Mutiny collection 1944-1996
FEB SCM Donna Allegra papers 1981-2002
JAN SCM Charles "Cookie" Cook collection 1920s-1995 0.25 linear feet
JAN THE Builders Association records 1983-2014 27.18 linear feet
JAN DAN Martha Graham legal papers 1945-1948 0.21 linear feet
JAN SCM William Dye Smith papers 1898-1946 1.46 linear feet
JAN DAN Maxine Glorsky papers 1971-2001 8.13 linear feet
JAN THE Geraldine Fitzgerald papers 1944-1990s 6.83 linear feet
JAN DAN Don Redlich papers 1893-2019 9.42 linear feet
JAN THE Louise Kerz Hirschfeld collection 1928-2017 0.98 linear feet
JAN BRG Words and the Word (Sermon) : typescript with holograph revisions circa 1965 October 24 0.1 linear feet
JAN SCM June Jackson Christmas papers 1925-2008 9.25 linear feet
JAN MSS George Plimpton papers 1902-2008 120.56 linear feet
JAN MSS May Heaven propitious every bliss convey : manuscript / Salley Apthorp 1777 0.1 linear feet
JAN MSS John Fury and Katy Armstead marriage certificate 1824 April 24 0.1 linear feet
JAN SCM Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee papers 1932-2015 73.67 linear feet
JAN SCM Storḿé DeLarveríé papers 1980-2014