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Arthur Alfonso Schomburg, black bibliophile & collector : a biography / by Elinor Des Verney Sinnette.

Author/Creator:
Sinnette, Elinor Des Verney.
Other Title:
Arthur Alfonso Schomburg.
Publication:
New York, NY : New York Public Library, 1989.
Distribution:
Detroit : Co-published and distributed by Wayne State University Press,
Series:
African American life.
African American life series
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, [1], 262, [4] pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938.
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture -- History.
Book collectors -- United States -- Biography.
Historians -- United States -- Biography.
Librarians -- United States -- Biography.
African Americans -- Bibliography -- Methodology.
African Americans -- Historiography.
Libraries -- Special collections -- African Americans.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
United States Michigan Detroit.
Contents:
Prologue
The Early Years
Arthur Schomburg and the Research Societies
Arthur Schomburg, Collector
Arthur Schomburg and the Harlem Renaissance
The Library, Harlem's Cultural Center
Arthur Schomburg at Fisk University
The Final Years
Epilogue.
Notes:
"On the cover (paperbound edition) and dust jacket (cloth edition): Arthur Alfonso Schomburg as a young man ... On the cover (cloth stamping): A silhouette of Schomburg in 1913 ..."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-249) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1989
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0814321569 (Wayne State University Press) :
0814321577 (Wayne State University Press : pbk.) :
OCLC:
18559234
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