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Reminiscences of Jean Blackwell Hutson : oral history, 1978.

Creator: Hutson, Jean Blackwell, 1914-1998.
Project: Biographical interview
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 65 leaves. Tape 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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