Found 2 collections related to African American inventors

Harper, Solomon, 1895-1981
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 201
1 linear foot
Electrical engineer, inventor. Notebooks with photocopies of documents and articles relating to his life, his inventions, and his struggle to get recognition and financial renumeration for his inventions. Also, articles related to various... more
Berry, Leonidas H., 1902-1995
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 281
3.75 linear feet (3 boxes)
The Leonidas H. Berry papers primarily document Berry's medical career. There is correspondence (1980-1988), speeches and honors (1969-1980s), and some material on the National Medical Association. There are scattered files dealing with his work... more