Found 3 collections related to Haiti -- Social life and customs

Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 261
43.6 linear feet (106 boxes)
Herskovits Family Chronology:
  • 1895Melville Jean born September 10, Bellafontaine, OH to Herman and Henrietta Hart Herskovits.
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Fisher, Kurt A., 1908-
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc Micro R-2228
0.63 linear feet (10 reels, 1 oversize folder)
Kurt Fisher was an archaeologist and authority on Haitian history and culture whose life-long interest in collecting included these source materials relating to Haiti. The bulk of this collection consists of the archives of the General... more
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 735
2.5 linear feet (6 boxes)
Force Armée d'Haïti (Fad'H) comprised all military branches of the Haitian armed forces, including the police, and played a central role in Haitian political life for most of the 20th century. This collection, also known as the Haitian Military... more