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Reminiscences of Jean Blackwell Hutson, 1978

Creator: Hutson, Jean Blackwell, 1914-1998.
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 65 pages Sound recording: 2 reels Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Librarian; interviewee married John O. Hutson

Scope and Contents

Childhood in Maryland; radical and black student politics, 1930s; positions with Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture: curator (1948-72), Chief Librarian from 1972; role of Schomburg Center in Harlem Renaissance; associations with Arthur Schomburg, Langston Hughes, Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, Paul Robeson


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1984

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