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Black Studies LP Records

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Identifier: 2023.018

Content Description

A collection of 24 vinyl LP records containing music and spoken word on various topics related to African and African American history and culture.

Acquisition Type



Previously part of the circulating audiovisual collection at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library.

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  • Creation: 1955 - 1973


24 Volumes

Language of Materials



Adventures in Negro History / AV 301.4519 A244 v.1 ===== Adventures in Negro History, Vol. II: The Frederick Douglass Years, 1817-1895 / AV PHONO 301.4519 A244 v. 2 ===== Adventures in Negro History, Vol. III: The Afro-American's Quest for Education: A Black Odyssey ===== The Voices of Protest: The Black Man Speaks Up for His Rights, Vol. 1: 1661-1847 / AV PHONO 301.4519 B6275 ===== Vinie Burrows: Walk Together Children: The Black Scene in Prose, Poetry and Song / AV PHONO 301.4519 B6275 ===== The Sit-in Story: The Story of the Lunch-Room Sit-ins / 323.1196 S623 ===== The Black Man's Struggle, Vol. 4: Frederick Douglass: Black Abolitionist, by Janice Wagner / AV PHONO 323.4 W133b WAGNER ===== African Village Folktales, Volume One: From the Ashanti, Mashona, Nyakyusa, Gogo, Chagga, Sukuma, Baganda People / AV 398.2096 K21a ===== The Rain God's Daughter and Other African Folktales (read by Ruby Dee) / AV 398.2096 R154 ===== Tambourines to Glory: Gospel Songs by Langston Hughes & Jobe Huntley / MUS 783.7 H954t ===== Beyond the Blues: American Negro Poetry / AV PHONO 811 B573 BEYOND THE BLUE ===== God's Trombones, by James Weldon Johnson / AV PHONO 811 J67g JOHNSON, JAMES W ===== Anthology of Negro Poets, ed. Arna Bontemps / AV PHONO 811.08 B722 BONTEMPS ===== Sterling Brown reads his; Break of Day, Sharecropper, Slim in Hell, Old Lem, Old King Cotton, Putting on Dog & Langston Hughes reads from his book "Simple Speaks his Mind": Feet Live their Own Lives, Simple Prays a Prayer, Wooing the Muse, Landladies. / AV PHONO 811.4519 B879 BROWN, STERLING POEMS ===== Black Drama / AV PHONO 92 G234b GARNER, NATHAN BLACK THEATER ===== Gordon Parks: The Learning Tree (Excerpts from the novel, read by the author) / AV PHONO FICTION PARKS, G LEARNING TREE ===== The Great White Hope, by Howard Sackler / BLST P S121g ===== Soul Ain't: Soul Is: Poems by Sarah Webster Fabio / BLST REF PHONO 811 F119s FABIO, SARAH ===== Anthology of Negro Poets in the U.S.A. - 200 years / BLST REF R A628 ===== The Autobiography of Frederick Douglass, ed. Dr. Philip Foner and read by Ossie Davis / Y.A. R D737 V.1 ===== Our Faces, Our Words (read by Lillian Smith) / 7-Pal R S654 ===== The Dialect of the Black American / 7-Pal R W527d ===== Black Men in Blue / FILMS ===== Malcolm X Speaks to the People in Harlem (Excerpts)