Found 3 collections related to World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Afro-American

Seldon, Benjamin F
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 173
.2 linear feet
Benjamin F. Seldon was State Supervisor of Negro Adult Education for the New Jersey Works Progress Administration from 1938 to 1941. He served in World War I, then completed his education in Europe where he studied the economic, social and... more
Granger, William R. R
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 376
.8 linear feet
Over 500 letters written to Dr. William Randolph R. Granger, Jr. by his parents, his wife Dr. Isabella Vandervall, his five brothers, relatives and friends. In addition, the collection contains bills for room and board while he was enrolled at... more
Brown, Lawrence, 1893-1972
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc Micro R-3597
4.5 linear feet; l0 microfilm reels
Composer, pianist, arranger. Brown worked as Paul Robeson's accompanist for thirty-eight years. The Lawrence Brown papers encompass correspondence reflecting Brown's wide-ranging travels, and his friendships (mostly letters written by his friends... more