Guide to the Papers of Errol G. Hill, 1800 - 2003Manuscript ML-77

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Series 4, Research materials for teaching, 1800- 2003

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Box: 70, Dates: 1935-2002

African Theatre, African Culture, South American, and Caribbean Theater

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  • Folder: 1, Cultural Events in Africa, Issues 9-19, Aug. 1965-June 1966, 1965-1966
  • Folder: 2, Cultural Events in Africa, Issues 20-32, July 1966-July 1967, 1966-1967
  • Folder: 3, Cultural Events in Africa, Issues 33-44, Aug. 1967-June 1968, 1967-1968
  • Folder: 4, African Art: 4th Ife Festival of the Arts, University of Ife, undated
  • Folder: 5, African Theatre: Ghananian Concert Party, undated
  • Folder: 6, African Drama: Oguname‚ by Eni Okojie, undated
  • Folder: 7, African Drama: Shoe Shine Boy‚ by Austen W. Aruka, undated
  • Folder: 8, African Culture: Masquerade‚ by Onuora Nzekwu, 1981
  • Folder: 9, African Culture: Tkaki: The Tortoise Masquerade‚ by Robin Horton, 1981
  • Folder: 10, African Theater Correspondence re: open academic positions, letters of recommendation, 1970s-1990s
  • Folder: 11, African Theater Plays: reviews of Biko Inquest, Death and the King‚ Horsemen, Sizwe Banzi is Dead, ad for Sarafina, program for The Lion and the Jewel, program and review for Woza Albert, 1980s
  • Folder: 12, African Theater Articles, 1970s-1990s
  • Folder: 13, Carnival Messiah‚ (Geraldine Connor): correspondence, reviews, ads, recommendations, education program, 1999
  • Folder: 14, Carnival Messiah‚ (Geraldine Connor): program, reviews, 1999
  • Folder: 15, African Theater Companies: Talawa Theater Company, London clippings, playbills, reviews, undated
  • Folder: 16, African Theater Companies: Theatre Fountainhead, Toronto ads, correspondence, publicity, undated
  • Folder: 17, South African Theater: miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 18, South American Theater: miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 19, South African Theater: Athol Fugard (playwright) reviews, interviews, playbills, undated
  • Folder: 20, Martinique Aime Cesaire (1913-2008) E.H. notes, King Christophe‚ notes, articles on Cesaire, undated
  • Folder: 21, Conference: Caribbean Culture and Identity, Howard University (March 1987) itinerary, papers given, 1987
  • Folder: 22, Caribbean Theater Haiti: plays on Haitian Revolution, articles, E.H. notes on plays by Haitians, bibliographies of Genifrede, the daughter of LOuverture, by Helen Webb Harris (1935), 1935-2002
  • Folder: 23, Caribbean Theater Haiti: production of The Haitian Revolution, part of The Revolutionary Moment: A Bicentennial Conference on Representations of the French Revolution in Literature, Art, Histography‚ (July 13-16, 1989), 1989
  • Folder: 24, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Defiant Island, the Tragedy of Henri Christophe of Haiti, by James Forsyth, 1975
  • Folder: 25, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Toussaint LOuverture, a Dramatic History‚ by Leslie Pinckney Hill, 1928
  • Folder: 26, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Christophe, a Tragedy in Prose‚ by William Edgar Easton, 1911
  • Folder: 27, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Dessaline‚ by William Edgar Easton, 1893
  • Folder: 28, Caribbean Theater Haiti: The Tragedy of King Christophe‚ by Aime Cesaire, 1963
  • Folder: 29, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Haiti‚ by William E.B. DuBois, produced by Federal Theater Project (March 2, 1938), Lafayette Theater, NYC, 1938
  • Folder: 30, Caribbean Theater Haiti: The Dartmouth Dialogue A Dialogue on the Revolution in St. Domingo between Toussaint and Dessaline, written for Commencement (August 22, 1804), 1804
  • Folder: 31, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Troubled Island: An Opera in Three Acts‚ by William Grant Still, libretto by Langston Hughes, autographed to E.H. by Langston Hughes, 1949
  • Folder: 32, Caribbean Theater Haiti: cutting from Lady in Brown‚ by Ntozake Shange, undated
  • Folder: 33, Caribbean Theater Haiti: The Revolutionists‚ by Selden Rodman, E.H. notes on each scene, 1942
  • Folder: 34, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Christophe‚ Daughters‚ by May Miller, undated
  • Folder: 35, Caribbean Theater Haiti: Plays on Haiti Revolution, articles, E.H. notes on plays by Haitians, bibliographies, "Genifrede, the daughter of L'Ouverture" by Helen Webb Harris, 1985-2002
  • Folder: 36, Black Theater Companies: Freedom Theater, 2000

Box: 71, Dates: 1859-2002

Black Music, Dance, Literature

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  • Folder: 1, Clippings from Noted Negro Women‚ by Monroe A. Majors, 1971
  • Folder: 2, The Negro Handbook‚ miscellaneous music articles, 1942-1949
  • Folder: 3, The Negro Yearbook‚- miscellaneous music articles, 1914-1952
  • Folder: 4, Black Theater: Minstrels: E.H. notes, clippings, reviews, articles, undated
  • Folder: 5, Black Music and Dance I: Copy of African-American Traditions in Song, Sermon, Tale, and Dance, 1600-1920 Annotated Bibliography of Literature, Collections, and Artworks‚ by Eileen Southern and Josephine Wright, undated
  • Folder: 6, Black Music and Dance II: articles, clippings, E.H. notes, photographs, copies of Kalinda!‚ magazine and CMBR Digest, copy of a song I can stand for your color, but your hair wont do, 1970s-1990s
  • Folder: 7, Black Vaudeville, Musical Theater, Spirituals: clippings, E.H. notes, reviews, bibliographies, articles, brochures, undated
  • Folder: 8, Black Music I: General clippings, bibliographies, obituaries, brochures, E.H. notes, papers by others, 1970s-1980s
  • Folder: 9, Black Music II: General, 1970s-1980s
  • Folder: 10, Black Women Vocalists: Hyer Sisters, Webb Sisters, 1859-1966
  • Folder: 11, Black Composers: Robert Cole I, undated
  • Folder: 12, Black Composers: Robert Cole II, undated
  • Folder: 13, Black Composers: William Marion Cook, undated
  • Folder: 14, Black Composers: William Grant Still, undated
  • Folder: 15, Black Jazz Musicians: Danny Barker funeral information, The Jazz Archivist‚ journal, undated
  • Folder: 16, Black Singers: Todd Duncan, undated
  • Folder: 17, Black Performers: Fisk Jubilee Singers, undated
  • Folder: 18, Religious Rituals and Cultural Cohesion: A Case Study Sharp-Note Singing by Urban Black Americans in Four Midwestern Cities, 1982
  • Folder: 19, Black Opera: Black American Companies and Productions E.H. notes, articles, clippings, 1873-2000
  • Folder: 20, Black Music: Hyers Sisters I, undated
  • Folder: 21, Black Music: Hyers Sisters II Secondary sources, undated
  • Folder: 22, Black Music: Music and Some Highly Musical People‚ by James M. Trotter, 1878
  • Folder: 23, Black Music: Negro Musicians and Their Music‚ by Maud Cuney-Hare and The Negro and His Music‚ by Alain Locke, w/ E.H. notes, undated
  • Folder: 24, Black Dance: clippings, articles, paper on Katherine Dunham, many items on Katherine Dunham, dance companies, articles on black dance and dancers, 1973-20002
  • Folder: 25, Black Dance: Katherine Dunham Dance Company Grant request for technique video, undated
  • Folder: 26, Black Dance: Cake Walk E.H. notes, clippings, articles, undated
  • Folder: 27, African-American Literature: General Criticism, undated
  • Folder: 28, African-Americans in the Armed Forces, undated
  • Folder: 29, Marcus Garvey: Clippings, undated

Box: 72, Dates: 1927-2003

African-American Theatre

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  • Folder: 1, Southern Black Cultural Newsletter, Vol. 1, 1980
  • Folder: 2, Black Dance: Katherine Dunham, undated
  • Folder: 3, Black History: Miscellaneous, 1990s-2000s
  • Folder: 4, Black Church Arson: Clippings, 1997
  • Folder: 5, American Race Relations/Racism: Miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 6, Black Dance: Tap, 1997
  • Folder: 7, African-American Literature: The Fugitive, by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., The New Yorker, 2002
  • Folder: 8, Black Dance: American Dance Festival, The Black Tradition in American Modern Dance, 1988
  • Folder: 9, Black Literature: The National Conference of Afro-American Writers, 1974
  • Folder: 10, Black Contributors to Science and Energy Technology Poster, undated
  • Folder: 11, Black Music: Where to Dig Rock‚ Roots, USA Weekend, 1997
  • Folder: 12, African-American Culture: Tools of the Spirit: Reflections on the Enduring Meaning of African-American Culture‚ by Alton B. Pollard, 1997
  • Folder: 13, Loose Canons‚: African-American Literary Studies, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2003
  • Folder: 14, Blacks and their Contributions to the American West‚ by James T. Abajion, 1974
  • Folder: 15, Research Notes Black Actors / Black Shakespeare, undated
  • Folder: 16, Theater Bibliography, undated
  • Folder: 17, African-American Theatre Research: African-American Theater: A Bibliography‚ by Carlton W. Molette and Barbara J. Molette, 1972
  • Folder: 18, Black Theater History: The Chitlin Circuit‚ by Henry Louis Gates (The New Yorker, 2/3/97), 1997
  • Folder: 19, Black America on Stage‚ Booklet by Helen A Johnson, Oct. 1978
  • Folder: 20, African-American Theater: 1910s-1920s, 1975
  • Folder: 21, African-American Theater: Some New American Stage History: More Light and New Vision, Encore American and Worldwide News, 1975
  • Folder: 22, Black Theater History: Articles, clippings, undated
  • Folder: 23, Black Drama Criticism: Articles, clippings, undated
  • Folder: 24, African-American Theater: Non-Traditional Casting Articles, reviews, correspondence, undated
  • Folder: 25, African-American Theater: The Color of Black Theatre‚ by Mance Williams, w/ E.H. notes, phD. Dissertation, 1980
  • Folder: 26, African-American Theater: White People Do Not Know How to Behave at Entertainment Designed for Ladies and Gentlemen of Color: A History of New York‚ African Grove/African Theatre‚ by Marvin Edward MacAllister, 1997
  • Folder: 27, African-American Theater: Uncle Tom‚ Cabin I Articles, clippings, undated
  • Folder: 28, African-American Theater: Uncle Tom‚ Cabin II, undated
  • Folder: 29, African-American Theatre, draft by James Hatch for the World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre, undated
  • Folder: 30, Black Theatre USA, by James Hatch and Ted Shrine, Table of Contents, Bibliographies, undated
  • Folder: 31, Black Theatre, Delilah Jackson Collection, undated
  • Folder: 32, Black Theater Reviews, 1990s-2000s
  • Folder: 33, The First Black Actors on the Great White Way, by Susan Curtis, undated
  • Folder: 34, The African Aesthetic in Black Ritual Theatre, by Aaron Mendelson (Dartmouth Senior Fellow), 1982
  • Folder: 35, Book Notices: African-American Drama, 1990s-2000s
  • Folder: 36, Black Theater: Developing a Canon, undated
  • Folder: 37, Black Theater: Uncle Tom‚ Cabin Souvenir Book, a Harry Pollard Production, by Carl Laemmle, 1927

Box: 73, Dates: 1890-2000

Black Productions (up to 1930s)

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  • Folder: 1, Black Pageants: Copy of Were Heaven-Bound‚ by Gregory D. Coleman, clippings, undated
  • Folder: 2, Black Unions and Producers: E.H. notes, black theater lists, black union lists, undated
  • Folder: 3, Evidences of Progress Among Colored People‚ by C.F. Richings(1905) E.H. notes, chapter copies, undated
  • Folder: 4, Slave culture and performance: clippings, E.H. chapter from The Jamaican Stage: 1655-1900, undated
  • Folder: 5, Plays Featuring Noble West Indians‚ discussion of John Gay‚ Polly‚ by Albert Wertheim, undated
  • Folder: 6, Newspaper Extracts (1823-1825, 1866-1916) E.H. notes on black performers and performances, 1823-1916
  • Folder: 7, Black performers in mid-19th century California articles, 1993, 2000
  • Folder: 8, Blacks in the Civil War articles, E.H. notes, Juneteenth celebrations, undated
  • Folder: 9, Black Productions: U.S. (1865-1890) E.H. notes, including about women performers, 1865-1890
  • Folder: 10, Black Productions: U.S. (1860-1879) biography of Pauline Elizabeth Hopkins, E.H. notes, clippings, correspondence, articles, 1860-1879
  • Folder: 11, Black Productions: U.S. (1880-1889) general correspondence, E.H. notes, clippings, reviews, 1880-1889
  • Folder: 12, Black Productions: General (1890-1899) clippings, E.H. notes, reviews, includes information about minstrels and burlesques, 1890-1899
  • Folder: 13, Black participation in the 1893 Columbian Exposition and other fairs papers, book chapters, correspondence, E.H. notes, undated
  • Folder: 14, Black Performers and Productions: Newspaper extracts (1890-1916) from The Freeman, Indianapolis (weekly) E.H. notes, G.H.H. notes, 1890-1916
  • Folder: 15, Black Productions I: 1900-1904 book chapters, clippings, E.H. notes, reviews, ads, 1900-1904
  • Folder: 16, Black Productions II: 1900-1904 book chapters, clippings, E.H. notes, reviews, ads, 1900-1904
  • Folder: 17, Black Productions I: 1905-1909 clippings, ads, E.H. notes, reviews, bios of earlier performers (including Matthew Henson), 1905-1909
  • Folder: 18, Black Productions II: 1905-1909 clippings, ads, reviews, bios, 1905-1909
  • Folder: 19, Black Productions I: 1910-1914 E.H. notes, playbills, clippings, 1910-1914
  • Folder: 20, Black Productions I: 1915-1919 book chapters, E.H. notes, clippings, 1915-1919
  • Folder: 21, Black Productions II: 1915-1919 clippings, reviews, ads, 1915-1919
  • Folder: 22, Black Productions I: 1920s clippings, bios, obituaries, articles, playbills, E.H. notes, G.H.H. notes, book chapters, 1920s
  • Folder: 23, Black Productions, 1920s (Harlem Renaissance): copy of Africa, Harlem, Haiti: The Great Culture Revolution‚ by Brenda Berriam (1978), 1920s
  • Folder: 24, Black Productions, 1920s (Harlem Renaissance): clippings, brochures, book chapters, off-prints, correspondence, E.H. notes, copies of playbills, 1920s
  • Folder: 25, Black Productions, 1920s: Pioneering Black-Authored Drama, 1924-1927‚ by Addell Austin (1968), includes analysis of Crisis‚ and Opportunity‚ plays, 1924-1927
  • Folder: 26, Black Productions, 1930s: The Green Pastures‚ articles, reviews, clippings, bios, obituaries, Richard B. Harrison info on film, 1930-1939
  • Folder: 27, Black Productions, 1930s: General articles, actors, bios, playbills, reviews, E.H. notes and comments, 1930-1939
  • Folder: 28, Black Productions, 1930s: Federal Theater Project (1935-1939) Jim Hatch printed research, E.H. notes and comments, articles, correspondence, 1935-1939
  • Folder: 29, Black Productions II: 1920s, clippings, short plays, bios, reviews, 1920s

Box: 74, Dates: 1883-2002

Black Productions (1940s-2000s), Black Playwrights Anderson to Baraka

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  • Folder: 1, Black Productions, 1940s: General articles, playbills, reviews, G.H.H. notes, correspondence, E.H. notes, 1940s
  • Folder: 2, Black Productions, 1950s: General reviews, playbills, E.H. notes, publicity, 1950s
  • Folder: 3, Black Productions, 1950s: The Negro on Broadway‚ (1944-1957), individual years by Miles M. Jefferson in Pylon magazine, 1944-1957
  • Folder: 4, Black Productions, 1960s: General articles, E.H. notes, student papers, reviews, correspondence, playbills, publicity, 1960s
  • Folder: 5, Black Productions, 1970s: General articles, reviews, book chapters, brochures, 1970s
  • Folder: 6, Black Productions, 1970s: General (II) clippings, articles, ads, news releases, reviews, playbills, 1970s
  • Folder: 7, Black Productions, 1980s: General playbills, ads, reviews, bios, correspondence, 1980s
  • Folder: 8, Black Productions, 1980s: General (II) reviews, ads, correspondence, libretto of Gospel at Colonus, newsletters, 1980s
  • Folder: 9, Black Productions, 1980s: General (III) correspondence, playbills, publicity, articles, reviews, 1980s
  • Folder: 10, Black Productions, 1980s: Showbiz‚ newsletter by Maxwell Glanville (Jan. 1987-Mar. 1988), 1980s
  • Folder: 11, Black Productions, 1990: General clippings, brochures, ads, T.V. reviews, 1990
  • Folder: 12, Black Productions, 1991: General clippings, publicity, ads, reviews, 1991
  • Folder: 13, Black Productions, 1992: General articles, clippings, playbills, brochures, reviews, 1992
  • Folder: 14, Black Productions, 1993: General obituaries, articles, clippings, correspondence, brochures, playbills, 1993
  • Folder: 15, Black Productions, 1994: General playbills, obituaries, brochures, reviews, correspondence, 1994
  • Folder: 16, Black Productions, 1995: General playbills, articles, clippings, book reviews, correspondence, publicity, brochures, 1995
  • Folder: 17, Black Productions, 1996: General correspondence, reviews, articles and clippings, publicity, 1996
  • Folder: 18, Black Productions, 1997: General clippings, articles, reviews, correspondence, awards, brochures, 1997
  • Folder: 19, Black Productions, 1998: General correspondence, reviews, articles, clippings, publicity, 1998
  • Folder: 20, Black Productions, 1999-2002: General playbills, emails, ads, publicity, articles, clippings, 1999-2002
  • Folder: 21, Black Productions, 2000: General emails, obituaries, articles, ads, publicity, playbills, 2000
  • Folder: 22, Black Playwrights of the 19th Century, E.H. notebook, 1800-1900
  • Folder: 23, Black Playwrights: Garland Anderson E.H. notes, clippings, 1920s
  • Folder: 24, Black Playwrights: James Baldwin articles, reviews, E.H. notes, clippings, photos, playbills, 1960s
  • Folder: 25, Black Playwrights: James Baldwin Blues for Mr. Charlie‚ script, labeled Rehearsal Script, Sept. 1992, 1992
  • Folder: 26, Black Playwrights: Amiri Baraka / Leroy Jones offprint, playbill, clippings, articles, reviews, commentary, E.H. notes, bio, undated
  • Folder: 27, Black Playwrights: Amiri Baraka / Leroy Jones (2) articles, reviews, bios, E.H. notes, clippings, student-written papers, copy of A Black Mass, undated
  • Folder: 28, Black Playwrights: 20th Century General: Playbills, articles, clippings, E.H. notes, correspondence, 1901-2002
  • Folder: 29, Black Playwrights: 19th Century: Articles, clippings, E.H. notes, 1883-1994

Box: 75, Dates: 1925-2003

Black Playwrights, Bass to Hurston

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  • Folder: 1, Black Playwrights: George Houston Bass Black Masque: A Ritual for the Theatre, with music by Clinton Utterbach, 1971
  • Folder: 2, Black Playwrights: Arthur Bloom But I Read His Book: An Evening of Black Prose, Poetry, and Son Based on The Autobiography of Malcolm X, undated
  • Folder: 3, Black Playwrights: Marita Bonner articles, E.H. correspondence, E.H. notes, 1925-1997
  • Folder: 4, Black Playwrights: William Branch bio, articles, E.H. notes, clippings, reviews, 1984-1992
  • Folder: 5, Black Playwrights: Carlyle Brown The African Company Presents Richard III, undated
  • Folder: 6, Black Playwrights: Carlyle Brown reviews, publicity, 1994
  • Folder: 7, Black Playwrights: William Wells Brown copy of a playbill for Clotield, clippings, obituary, biography, E.H. notes, 2 copies of The Escape; or, A Leap for Freedom, 1948-1998
  • Folder: 8, Black Playwrights: Elizabeth Brown-Guillory Mam Phyllis‚ script, E.H. correspondence, 1985-1988
  • Folder: 9, Black Playwrights: Elizabeth Brown-Guillory Marry Me, Again‚ script, 1988
  • Folder: 10, Black Playwrights: Elizabeth Brown-Guillory Snapshots of Broken Dolls‚ script, undated
  • Folder: 11, Ed Bullins publicity, E.H. correspondence, bios, reviews, E.H. notes, interview transcript (8-2-72), articles, other interviews, copy of It Has No Choice, letters to the editor, undergraduate paper by Herbert Grove on Bullins, 1972
  • Folder: 12, Steve Carter E.H. email, wikipedia bio, 2002
  • Folder: 13, Alice Childress publicity, reference chapters, newsletters, graduate student paper, E.H. notes, article by Childress, bibliography, 1971-1995
  • Folder: 14, Black Playwrights: Alice Childress Trouble in Mind, 1955
  • Folder: 15, Black Poets: Countee Cullen analysis of Cullen‚ Medea by Lillian Corti, copy of notes from My Soul‚ High Song, copy of The Medea translated by Cullen, 1998
  • Folder: 16, Black Playwrights: Ossie Davis bio, publicity, Ruby Dee items, clippings, reviews, 1973-1995
  • Folder: 17, Black Playwrights: Philip Hayes Dean reviews, publicity, E.H. notes, 1973-1974
  • Folder: 18, Black Playwrights: Owen Dodson book reviews, playbills, bios, obits, interview questions, 1963-1993
  • Folder: 19, Black Playwrights: W.E.B. DuBois E.H. notes on cards, newsletters, emails, copy of a political pamphlet, copy of an address given by DuBois (A Pageant in Seven Decades‚), 1998-2003
  • Folder: 20, Black Playwrights: Paul Lawrence Dunbar article, essay, 1975-1993
  • Folder: 21, Black Playwrights: William Edgar Easton bio, notes, articles, clippings, undated
  • Folder: 22, Black Playwrights: Lonne Elder obituary, publicity, articles, clippings, E.H. notes, articles on Ceremonies in Old, Dark Men, 1969-1996
  • Folder: 23, Black Playwrights: Charles Fuller E.H. notes, reviews, articles, clippings, E.H. correspondence, publicity, souvenir program from A Soldier‚ Play, 1982-1990
  • Folder: 24, Black Playwrights: Zella Funck, The White Rooster and a Dance of Recognition, undated
  • Folder: 25, Black Playwrights: Jimmy Garrett, And We Own the Night: A Play of Blackness‚ script, 1977
  • Folder: 26, Black Playwrights: Jean Genet, The Blacks‚ (1961 production) E.H. notes, articles, playbill, paper by S.W. Anderson, 1961-1987
  • Folder: 27, Black Playwrights: Charles Gordone E.H. notes, clippings, reviews, undated
  • Folder: 28, Black Playwrights: Donald Grody, Ira, The American Roscius, Part I, 1992-1995
  • Folder: 29, Black Playwrights: Donald Grody, Ira, The American Roscius, Part II, 1995
  • Folder: 30, Black Playwrights: Lorraine Hansberry articles, reviews (most of A Raisin in the Sun‚), addresses, student papers, 1959-1999
  • Folder: 31, Black Playwrights: Valerie Harris House Rules for Eight Ball, 1980s
  • Folder: 32, Black Playwrights: Samuel A. Hay E.H. correspondence with Hay, 1987-1996
  • Folder: 33, Black Playwrights: Samuel A. Hay A Hero Aint Nothing But a Sandwich, from the novel by Alice Childress, 1996
  • Folder: 34, Black Playwrights: Samuel A. Hay The Robeson Place Singers‚ correspondence, articles, publicity, 1976
  • Folder: 35, Black Playwrights: Abram Hill E.H. notes, clippings, news releases, undated
  • Folder: 36, Black Playwrights: Langston Hughes, 1959-1999
  • Folder: 37, Black Playwrights: Zora Neale Hurston one review of Hurston‚ Polk County, 2002

Box: 76, Dates: 1909-2002

Black Playwrights, Jackson to Wright, Black Theater Critics and Drama Professors

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  • Folder: 1, Black Playwrights: C. Bernard Jackson, Iago‚ script, 1979
  • Folder: 2, Black Playwrights: Errol Johns Moon on a Rainbow Shawl‚ reviews, 1958-1983
  • Folder: 3, Black Playwrights: Adrienne Kennedy reviews, E.H. correspondence, A.K. resume, ads, book reviews, E.H. notes, clippings, articles, 1964-1992
  • Folder: 4, Black Playwrights: John F. Mathews speech (April 13, 1972) about writing the book for the opera Ouanga, 1972
  • Folder: 5, Black Playwrights: Ron Milner playbills, C.V., reviews, ads, E.H. notes, correspondence, 1967-1988
  • Folder: 6, Black Playwrights: Ron Milner Roads of the Mountain-Top, 1986
  • Folder: 7, Black Playwrights: Loften Mitchell death notice, memorial service program, obituary, reviews, clippings, 1957-2001
  • Folder: 8, Black Playwrights: Oyam O. (Charles F. Gordon) reviews, articles, 1992-1993
  • Folder: 9, Black Playwrights: Suzan-Lori Parks articles, reviews, E.H. notes, 1994-2002
  • Folder: 10, Black Playwrights: undated Louis Peterson E.H. notes, clippings, reviews, 1953
  • Folder: 11, Black Playwrights: Charles Randolph-Wright part of playbill for Blue, reviews, 2000-2001
  • Folder: 12, Black Playwrights: Willis Richardson articles, reviews, copy of play Attucks the Martyr, copy of Harriet Tubman‚ by May Miller, Negro History in Thirteen Plays‚ by W.R. and M.M. (containing Antonio Maceo‚ by W.R.), 1935-1997
  • Folder: 13, Black Playwrights: Samm, Art Williams E.H. notes, playbill for Home, 1982
  • Folder: 14, Black Playwrights: John S. Scott Ride a Black Horse‚ script, 1970
  • Folder: 15, Black Playwrights: Ntozake Shange E.H. notes, photos, reviews, ads for Colored Girls, 1976-1993
  • Folder: 16, Black Playwrights: Edward Sheldon The Nigger, 1909-1981
  • Folder: 17, Black Playwrights: Joseph A. Walker E.H. notes, articles, reviews, 1970-1973
  • Folder: 18, Black Playwrights: Douglas Turner Ward articles, E.H. notes, reviews, 1965-1996
  • Folder: 19, Black Playwrights: Douglas Turner Ward E.H. interview with Ward, undated
  • Folder: 20, Black Playwrights: Theodore Ward E.H. notes, reviews, obituaries, articles, 1938-1983
  • Folder: 21, Black Playwrights: Michael S. Weaver Rosa‚ script, E.H. correspondence, C.V., 1992-1993
  • Folder: 22, Black Playwrights: Ida B. Wells-Barnett E.H. notes on lynching, papers by others, article on lynching of Emmett Till, 1962-2000
  • Folder: 23, Black Playwrights: Richard Wesley clippings, reviews, 1989
  • Folder: 24, Black Playwrights: Richard Wesley Black Terror‚ script, On Black Terror‚ essay, 1970
  • Folder: 25, Black Playwrights: August Wilson playbills, 1985-2001
  • Folder: 26, Black Playwrights: August Wilson clippings, articles, reviews, E.H. notes, playbills, offprints, 1988-2003
  • Folder: 27, Black Playwrights: August Wilson II clippings, publicity, reviews, papers, E.H. notes, playbills, 1984-1994
  • Folder: 28, Black Playwrights: August Wilson Exhuming the Past: An Analysis of Joe Turner‚ Come and Gone‚, 1994
  • Folder: 29, Black Playwrights: August Wilson Miscellaneous, 1998-2000
  • Folder: 30, Black Playwrights: George C. Wolfe articles, playbills, reviews, E.H. notes, 1987-1998
  • Folder: 31, Black Playwrights: Richard Wright E.H. notes, articles, clippings, bibliography, 1941-1991
  • Folder: 32, Black Theater History: Tom Fletcher 100 Years of the Negro in Show-Business: The Tom Fletcher History, 1954
  • Folder: 33, Black Theater Critics E.H. notes, articles, reviews, 1924-1996
  • Folder: 34, Black Theater Literary Criticism clippings about critics, examples of criticism, 1950-1983
  • Folder: 35, Black Drama Professors: General correspondence about job vacancies resumes, job descriptions, brochures, 1990-2003
  • Folder: 36, Black Drama Professors: General correspondence about job vacancies requests from colleges and universities for names of candidates for openings, undated
  • Folder: 37, Theater Professors: Harry Elam E.H. recommendations, copies of H.E. articles, offprints, 1986-1995
  • Folder: 38, Black Drama Professor: Sandra Richards correspondence, E.H. recommendations, offprints of articles, resume, papers, 1982-1990
  • Folder: 39, Black Theater Scholars: Beth Turner E.H. correspondence, resume, Turner‚ I, Too, Am America: An Analysis of August Wilson‚ Two Trains Running, 1994-1997
  • Folder: 40, Black Theater Scholars: Margaret B Wilkerson E.H. recommendation, Wilkerson resume, application for Scholars-in-Residence program at Bellagio, review of her book 4 Plays by Black Women, 1986-1992
  • Folder: 41, Black Theater History: E.H. Chronological List of Productions, 19th century, 1992-1998
  • Folder: 42, Black Theater History: Into the Spotlight: A History of African-American Theater‚ Symposium, E.H. Speaker, 1993
  • Folder: 43, Black Theater History: The Revolutionary Tradition in Black Drama‚ by E.H., 1980-1987
  • Folder: 44, Black Theater History: Theater in Traditionally Black Colleges, 1924-1999
  • Folder: 45, Black Theater History: Black Influences in the American Theater‚ by Langston Hughes (Part 1) and Helen Armstrong Johnson (Part 2), 1966

Box: 77, Dates: 1832-2002

Black Performers

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  • Folder: 1, Ira Aldridge (1): articles, playbills, E.H. notes, clippings, E.H. introduction to 1992 book Ira Aldridge: Negro Tragedian, 1992
  • Folder: 2, Ira Aldridge (2), 1980-1992
  • Folder: 3, Ira Aldridge (3), 1985-2002
  • Folder: 4, Henrietta Vinton Davis (dramatist, speaker, activist, 1860-1941): E.H. notes, clippings, correspondence, 1860-1941
  • Folder: 5, S. Randolph Evans: printed articles, E.H. notes, bibliography, chapters of his works, 1973-1998
  • Folder: 6, Canada Lee (actor, 1907-1952): E.H. notes, correspondence, bios, reviews, 1907-1952
  • Folder: 7, Sam Manning (actor, singer, comedian, 1899-1960): E.H. notes, bios, correspondence, clippings, 1899-1960
  • Folder: 8, Bernard L. Peterson (author, theater historian): correspondence, pieces of book, legal papers re: E.H.‚ writing of the forward, 1992-1999
  • Folder: 9, Paul Robeson (1): clippings, playbills, correspondence, centennial celebration, 1944-2002
  • Folder: 10, Paul Robeson (2), 1944-1980
  • Folder: 11, S. Morgan Smith (actor, 1832-1902): strolling players, playbills, bios, E.H. notes, E.H. correspondence, clippings, 1832-1902
  • Folder: 12, Bert Williams and George Walker (1): articles, clippings, notes, E.H. correspondence, 1893-1978
  • Folder: 13, Bert Williams and George Walker (2), 1902-1997
  • Folder: 14, Black Actors: General, 19th century clippings, E.H. correspondence, E.H. notes on elocutionists, 1883-1985
  • Folder: 15, Black Actors: General, Male clippings, E.H. notes, E.H. correspondence, reviews, short bios, 1900-2002
  • Folder: 16, Black Women Actors: General, 20th century publicity, articles, clippings, notes, emails, E.H. notes, 1932-2002
  • Folder: 17, Black Performers: England speech by Pearl Connor Mogotsi on Black Caribbean Actors getting a foothold in England, article about Pearl, 1995
  • Folder: 18, Black Actors Unions: Colored Actors Fund of America, Colored Actors Beneficial League, Negro Actors Guild of America, E.H. notes, undated
  • Folder: 19, African-American Theater Research Miscellaneous clippings, 1987-1998
  • Folder: 20, Black Actors/Set Designers: Andrew Jackson Allen, 1968
  • Folder: 21, Black Actors: Roscoe Lee Browne E.H. correspondence with Roscoe Lee Browne, 2000
  • Folder: 22, Black Actors: Edric Connor, 1958
  • Folder: 23, Black Actors: Vinnette Caroll clippings, E.H. notes, E.H. correspondence with VC, publicity, reviews, brochures, 1973-1990
  • Folder: 24, Black Actors: Sherman H. Dudley (vaudevillian, theater owner) article, paper by James Hatch, E.H. notes, 1987-1994
  • Folder: 25, Black Actors: Morgan Freeman clippings, E.H. notes, articles, reviews, Gospel at Colonus‚ playbill, 1987-1993
  • Folder: 26, Black Directors: Floyd Gaffney program from the Black Repertory Theater, 1980-1981
  • Folder: 27, Black Actors: Charles Gilpin E.H. notes, clippings, reviews, student papers, 1916-1992
  • Folder: 28, Black Actors: Moses Gunn brief bio, publicity photographs, 1994
  • Folder: 29, Black Actors/Dancers: Gregory Hines article on Hines and Jelly‚ Last Jam, 1992
  • Folder: 30, Black Performers: Lena Horne articles, E.H. notes, reviews, 1947-1986
  • Folder: 31, Black Actors: Earle Hyman reviews, clippings, E.H. correspondence, E.H. notes, Hill-Hyman correspondence, 1953-2001
  • Folder: 32, Black Actors: Rex Ingram draft of a chapter on Ingram‚ life by Glenda E. Gill, 1981
  • Folder: 33, Black Performers: Sissieretta Jones/Black Patti I, 1890-1986
  • Folder: 34, Black Performers: Sissieretta Jones/Black Patti II, 1968
  • Folder: 35, Black Actors: James Earl Jones clippings, articles, E.H. notes, 1962-1992
  • Folder: 36, Black Producers: Woodie King, Jr. reviews, publicity, news releases, bios, publicity photos, articles, clippings, 1974-1989
  • Folder: 37, Black Actors: William Marshall articles, biographies, clippings, reviews, 1955-1985

Box: 78, Dates: 1883-2003

Black Performers and Black Theater Companies, The African Theatre Company to Carib Theatre Productions

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  • Folder: 1, Black Actors: Paul Molyneaux (Hewlett) E.H. correspondence, clippings, obituaries, E.H. notes, 1978-1983
  • Folder: 2, Black Playwrights: Tom Pawley 2 articles, 2000-2001
  • Folder: 3, Black Actors: Sidney Poitier clippings, publicity, student papers, 1977-1992
  • Folder: 4, Black Performers: Josephine Premice obituary, Josephine in Paris‚ CD, E.H. correspondence with J.P. and S.F. Hill, 1996-2001
  • Folder: 5, Black Directors/Theater Administrators: Lloyd Richards publicity, articles, awards, brochures, 1986-2001
  • Folder: 6, Black Actors: Paul Robeson 2 advertisements, undated
  • Folder: 7, Black Directors: Hal Scott article from Black Masks‚ (Nov./Dec. 1993), 1993
  • Folder: 8, Black Performers: Anna Deavere Smith, 1994
  • Folder: 9, Black Actors: Earl D.A. Smith obituaries, articles, 1996
  • Folder: 10, Black Directors and Producers: Ellen Stewart interview, 1986
  • Folder: 11, Black Actors: Edna Thomas chapter on Edna Thomas from Six Black Performers in Relation to the Federal Theater‚ by Glenda E. Gill, 1981
  • Folder: 12, Black Actors: Ethel Waters notes, reviews, tribute speech by Carl van Vechterin (1950), clippings, 1939-1998
  • Folder: 13, Black Actors: Salem Tutt Whitney student papers, 1992
  • Folder: 14, Black Actors: Charles Winter Wood brochures, E.H. notes, clippings, 1886-1983
  • Folder: 15, Black Directors: Charles Randolph-Wright playbills, press releases, reviews, 1998-2001
  • Folder: 16, Black Elocutionists: General (19th century) clippings, 1883-1899
  • Folder: 17, Black Elocutionists: General (1900-1919) clippings, 1900-1919
  • Folder: 18, Black Shakespearean Actors: General (1900-1919) E.H. notes, clippings, playbills, 1900-1919
  • Folder: 19, Black Shakespearean Actors: General (1920-1939) playbills, reviews, articles, clippings, bios, 1920-1939
  • Folder: 20, Black Shakespearean Actors: General (1940-1959) E.H. correspondence, E.H. notes, articles, clippings, 1940-1959
  • Folder: 21, Black Shakespearean Actors: General (1960-1969) reviews, photographs of Cleanam Little in Hamlet (1968), E.H. correspondence, E.H. notes, clippings, 1968
  • Folder: 22, Black Shakespearean Actors: General (1970-1979) reviews, articles; includes Moses Gunn, Joe Morton, several black Othellos and Calibans, 1970-1979
  • Folder: 23, Black Shakespeare Actors: General (1980-1989) playbill for Public Theater performance of Henry VIII, reviews, publicity, E.H. correspondence, 1981-1997
  • Folder: 24, Black Shakespeare Actors: General (1990) playbills, clippings, reviews, publicity, E.H. notes, 1990-2001
  • Folder: 25, Black Othellos: E.H. notes, articles, 1952-1991
  • Folder: 26, Black Shakespeare: General miscellaneous articles on Shakespeare performances, 1990-2001
  • Folder: 27, Shakespeare Companies w/ Black Actors: Shakespeare and Company reviews, E.H. notes, brochures, playbills, 1979-1983
  • Folder: 28, Black Shakespeare Companies: Notes on the Formation of a Black Shakespeare Company‚ by E.H., 1986
  • Folder: 29, Shakespeare: Scripts and assignments for roles in The Famous Victories of William Shakespeare, a performance featuring E.H. in honor of Peter Saccio being awarded the Leon Black Professorship (1990), 1990
  • Folder: 30, Black Shakespeare: We Sit With Shakespeare: African-Americans and Shakespeare, Exhibition at the Folger Shakespeare Library correspondence, outlines, paper by Edward Quinn (1986-1995), 1986-1995
  • Folder: 31, Blacks in English Drama: E.H. notes on historically white plays with black actors in them, 1970
  • Folder: 32, Black Theater Companies: The African Company 1, 2000-2001
  • Folder: 33, Black Theater Companies: The African Company 2, 1928-1998
  • Folder: 34, Black Theater Companies: The African Company 3, 1998
  • Folder: 35, Black Theater Companies: The African Company 2 playbills, 1993
  • Folder: 36, Black Theater Companies: African Grove Institute for the Arts (AGIA) formation, 2000
  • Folder: 37, Black Theater Companies: Afro-American Theatre (Ernie McClintock), 1970-1983
  • Folder: 38, Black Theater Companies: American Negro Theater, 1940-1998
  • Folder: 39, Black Theater Companies: American Repertory Theater, 1990-2003
  • Folder: 40, Black Theaters: Apollo Theater, undated
  • Folder: 41, Black Theater Companies: Arena Players, 1994-1995
  • Folder: 42, Black Theater Companies: J.A. Arneaux and the Astor Place Tragedy Company notes, articles, E.H. notes, copies of playbills, clippings, 1883-1999
  • Folder: 43, Black Theater Companies: Black Theatre Network (BTN) newsletters, 1980s-2000s
  • Folder: 44, Black Theater Organizations: Buffalo Black Drama Workshop Brochures, newsletters, E.H. notes, undated
  • Folder: 45, Black Theater Companies: Caribbean-American Repertory Theatre articles, playbills, handbills, correspondence, press releases, undated
  • Folder: 46, Black Theater Companies: Caribbean-American Repertory Theatre production history, correspondence, undated
  • Folder: 47, Black Theater Companies: Carib Theatre Productions, London, 1980s-1990s
  • Folder: 48, Black Theater Companies: Chakula Cha Jua Theater Company playbill Ritual Murder, 1994
  • Folder: 49, Black Performers: Nicholas Brothers (dance), 1995
  • Folder: 50, Black Performers: Ella Fitzgerald, 1996

Box: 79, Dates: 1900s-2002

Black Theater Companies

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  • Folder: 1, Black Theater Companies: Cornerstone Theater Companies, Los Angeles brochures, newsletters, reprints, 1990-1991
  • Folder: 2, Black Theater Companies: Crossroads Theater Company (New Brunswick, NJ), 1988-2000
  • Folder: 3, Black Theater Companies: Dashiki Theatre Project List of productions 1968-1982, E.H. notes, undated
  • Folder: 4, Black Theater Companies: D.C. Repertory Company articles, clippings, E.H. notes, 1972-1991
  • Folder: 5, Black Theater Companies: The Ethiopian Art Theatre, Chicago, by Addell Austin, 1987
  • Folder: 6, Black Theater Companies: Pride and Prejudice: The Demise of the Ethiopian Art Theatre‚ by Jane T. Peterson, 1994
  • Folder: 7, Black Theater Companies: Freedom Repertory Theatre, 2000-2002
  • Folder: 8, Black Theater Companies: The Free Southern Theater, 1960s-1980s
  • Folder: 9, Black Theater Companies: General, 1972-1997
  • Folder: 10, Black Theater Companies: The Gilpin Players of the Karamu Theatre (Cleveland, OH) Brochures, press releases, reviews, history, 1930-1979
  • Folder: 11, Black Theater Companies: Hedgerow Theatre (Moylan, PA) E.H. notes, playbills, article on black actors and their contributions to the Hedgerow Theatre, 1930-1939
  • Folder: 12, Black Theater Companies: Inner City Cultural Center (Los Angeles) E.H. notes, articles, playbills, reviews, 1968-1988
  • Folder: 13, Black Theater Companies: Kuntu Repertory Theatre (Pittsburgh) publicity, newsletters, season brochures, 1989-2002
  • Folder: 14, Black Theater Companies: Kuumba Workshop (Chicago) newsletter, brochures, reviews, 1974-1978
  • Folder: 15, Black Theater Companies: The Lafayette Company/Quality Amusement Corp., 1915-1932
  • Folder: 16, Black Theater Companies: Lafayette Players, 1915-1932
  • Folder: 17, Black Theater Companies: La Mama Experimental Theater Club (NYC) w/ Ellen Stewart, 1993-1998
  • Folder: 18, Black Theater Companies: National Black Theatre E.H. notes, brochures, publicity, newsletters, 1968-1982
  • Folder: 19, Black Theater Companies: Negro Ensemble Company, 1966-1997
  • Folder: 20, Black Theater Companies: Negro Ensemble Company Program for The Dream on Monkey Mountain‚ by Derek Walcott, undated
  • Folder: 21, Black Theater Companies: New Heritage Repertory Co., Roger Furman (artistic dir.) brochures, articles, handbills, clippings, 1960s-1970s
  • Folder: 22, Black Theater Companies: New Federal Theatre In Dahomey‚ Program, undated
  • Folder: 23, Black Theater Companies: New Lafayette Theatre reviews, handbills, E.H. notes, interviews, articles, brochures, 1960s-1970s
  • Folder: 24, Black Theater Companies: New World Theatre correspondence, brochures, season descriptions, 1990s-2000s
  • Folder: 25, ONeill Center for Theater brochures, correspondence, miscellaneous, 1994-2001
  • Folder: 26, Black Theater Companies: Performing Arts Society of Los Angeles (PASLA) article by Margaret B. Wilkerson, 1990
  • Folder: 27, Black Theatre Companies: Pekin Theatre, Chicago, 1900s
  • Folder: 28, Black Theatre Companies: Pekin Theatre, Chicago II, 1900s-2002
  • Folder: 29, The Provincetown Players: Eugene ONeill, 1923-1970
  • Folder: 30, Black Theater Companies: Rites and Reason, Providence, R.I., part of Brown University African-American Studies Department, 1970s-1990s
  • Folder: 31, Black Theater Companies: Provincetown Theatre, Mass. E.H. notes on ONeill plays, clippings, 2 off-prints on the building and the players, undated
  • Folder: 32, Black Theater Companies: Sun Ergos, Canada, 2000s
  • Folder: 33, Black Performance Companies: Theatre Royal, Stratford East (London), 1994-1996
  • Folder: 34, Black Theaters: Walker Theater, Indianapolis, IN articles on Madame C. J. Walker, 1980s
  • Folder: 35, Black Theater Alliance Brochure, 1976
  • Folder: 36, Black Opera Companies and Performers: E.H. notes, copy of And So I Sing‚ by Rosalyn M. Story, articles, undated
  • Folder: 37, Native American Theater Companies: American Indian Theater Company, 1970s
  • Folder: 38, Mexican-American Theater Companies: Mexican-American Theater History in Texas Prior to 1900‚ by Elizabeth C. Ramirez, 1983
  • Folder: 39, Black Theatre Directory, undated
  • Folder: 40, Black Theatre Alliance Newsletter, Vol. 2, No. 2- Vol. 2, No. 12, Feb. 1977-Dec. 1977
  • Folder: 41, Black Theatre Alliance Newsletter, Vol. 3, No. 1-Vol. 3, No. 11, Jan. 1978-Dec. 1978
  • Folder: 42, Black Theatre Alliance Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 1-Vol. 4, No. 9, Jan. 1979-Sept. 1979
  • Folder: 43, Black Theatre Alliance Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 11-Vol. 5, No. 3, Oct./Nov. 1979-Mar. 1980
  • Folder: 44, Black Theatre Alliance Newsletter, Vol. 5, No. 4-Vol. 5, No. 9, Apr. 1980-Oct. 1980

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