Budd Schulberg papers, 1913-2014 Rauner Manuscript MS-978

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Series: 7, Watts Writers’ Workshop and Frederick Douglas Creative Arts Center, 1936-2006

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Box: 106, Watts Writers’ Workshop, 1951-1995

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Watts Writers’ Workshop

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, “Watts: 30 Years Later- Progress or Doom?”, 1995
  • Folder: 2, “The Angry Voices (and Teardrop) of Watts” by Budd Schulberg, handwritten draft and typescript, 1966
  • Folder: 3, “The Arts in Black America” by Robert F. Moss, 1975
  • Folder: 4, “Black Against Black: The Anger of Panthermania” by Gail Sheehy, 1970
  • Folder: 5, “The Block: Portrait of an Urban Disaster” by Herb Goro, undated
  • Folder: 6, “Breaking the Silence: A Letter to a Black Friend” by Pete Hamill, 1988
  • Folder: 7, “Budd Schulberg and the Watts Workshop: A Writer’s Mission” by Sheila Walter, 1972
  • Folder: 8, Column by Pete Hamill on the Voices of Watts, typescript, 1966
  • Folder: 9, “The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson” by Juels Tygiel, 1984
  • Folder: 10, “An American Dialogue Between Budd Schulberg and James Baldwin,” typescript, 1966
  • Folder: 11, Dialogue in Black and White by James Baldwin and Budd Schulberg, 1966
  • Folder: 12, “From the Ashes: The Voices of Watts” by Budd Schulberg, typescript, 1971
  • Folder: 13, “From the Ashes: the Writers Workshop” by Budd Schulberg, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 14, “Genet: The White Black Panther from France” by Joseph Roddy, 1970
  • Folder: 15, “The Greatest Problem in American Biology” by Shelby Grantham, 1983
  • Folder: 16, “Meet America’s Meanest Dirty Trickster” by Roger Rappaport, 1977
  • Folder: 17, “Mr. Scott Goes to Washington” by Budd Schulberg, MS and typescript, undated
  • Folder: 18, Watts Digest, magazine, 1977
  • Folder: 19, “Old Con, Black Panther, Brilliant Writer and Quintessential American” by Harvey Sawdust, 1969
  • Folder: 20, “The Rebellion of Watts” by Budd Schulberg, MS and typescript, 1966
  • Folder: 21, “Seven Days that Shook Los Angles” by Budd Schulberg, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 22, “The Story of Michael, a Child of the Watts Riots” by Richard E. Meyer, 1980
  • Folder: 23, “Tell It Like It Is, Baby, Tell It Like It Is!” by Budd Schulberg, 1967
  • Folder: 24, “The Trial of Bobby Seale” by Jason Epstein, 1969
  • Folder: 25, “27 Who Believed in Justice” by Bruce Bliven, 1951
  • Folder: 26, Untitled article by Budd Schulberg, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 27, Untitled article, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 28, “Watts Happening: 1965-1995" by Budd Schulberg, typescript, 1995
  • Folder: 29, “Watts Happening: 1965-1995” by Budd Schulberg, MS and typescript, 1995
  • Folder: 30, “Watts Happening?” by Budd Schulberg, typescript, 1965
  • Folder: 31, “Watts ’67, Unfinished Business” by Budd Schulberg, typescript, 1967
  • Folder: 32, “Watts ’67 Unfinished Business” by Budd Schulberg, 1967
  • Folder: 33, “Watts 30 Years Later: Progress or Doom?” by Budd Schulberg, 1995
  • Folder: 34, “The Watts Workshop” by Budd Schulberg in “Playboy”, 1967
  • Folder: 35, “What Happened in Watts?” by Budd Schulberg, review of “Burn, Baby, Burn!”, 1966
  • Folder: 36, “Words of a Native Son” by James Baldwin, 1964
  • Folder: 37, Audelco Certifications of Recognition awarded to Fred Hudson and FDCAL, 1979-1981
  • Folder: 38, Award Announcements, 1970-1980
  • Folder: 39, National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act of 1965, pamphlet, 1970
  • Folder: 40, “The Voices of Opportunity, Critical Essays on Richard Wright and Alice Walker”, 1985
  • Folder: 41, “The Voices of Opportunity” “Bigger Thomas’ Search for Fulfillment” by Kerry Sutherland Jr., typescript, 1986
  • Folder: 42, "The Voices of Opportunity" “Invisible Man” by Deborah Ann Cotton, term paper, typescript, 1986
  • Folder: 43, “"The Voices of Opportunity," A Quest for Racial Identity” by Rebonyebatho Moaneng, typescript, 1986
  • Folder: 44, “A Tragic Sense of Life” by Daniels Womack, typescript, 1986
  • Folder: 45, “Magical Friday” by Ted Simmons, 1975
  • Folder: 46, “In Search of My Rib” by J. L. Sherman, 1993
  • Folder: 47, “A Beautiful Anger” edited by James Thomas Jackson, typescript with explanatory letter, 1972
  • Folder: 48, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” Acknowledgement, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 49, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” bios of voices, typescript, 1967
  • Folder: 50, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” partial typescript, undated
  • Folder: 51, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” partial typescript, undated
  • Folder: 52, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” Editor’s Postscript, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 53, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” Introduction, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 54, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” galleys, 1967
  • Folder: 55, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts” with Introduction by Budd Schulberg, printed photocopy, 1967
  • Folder: 56, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts” with Introduction by Budd Schulberg, Introduction, typescript, 1967
  • Folder: 57, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” Table of Contents, 1967
  • Folder: 58, “From the Ashes: Voices of Watts,” cover review quote, 1967
  • Folder: 59, “What Happened in Watts” by Budd Schulberg, 1966
  • Folder: 60, “Credits of the Members of the Watts Writers Workshop”, undated
  • Folder: 61, Lease for Douglas House Foundation, Los Angeles, 1969
  • Folder: 62, Douglass House Foundation, brochure, undated
  • Folder: 63, “Negro American Literature Forum,” Indiana State University, magazine, 1970
  • Folder: 64, “Time” Magazine Special Issue “Black America”, 1970
  • Folder: 65, “Soledad Brothers,” brochure, undated
  • Folder: 66, Royalty Statements for “From the Ashes”, 1975-1976
  • Folder: 67, Expenditures, 1970
  • Folder: 68, “Watts Summer Festival ’68,” program, 1968
  • Folder: 79, "Violence in the City [Los Angeles]-An End or a Beginning," report by the Governor's Commission, 1965
  • Folder: 80, "Personal Citation for Excellence Achieved for the Edification and the Enlightenment of Others..." given to Budd Schulberg, 1965
  • Folder: 81, Writer's Workshop Arson Investigation: Dethard Perry, 1980-1981
  • Folder: 82, "Writing instead of Rioting," by Budd Schulberg, printed article, 1966
  • Folder: 83, "The Watts 'Manifesto' & The McCone Report," by Bayard Rustin, 1966
  • Folder: 84, "A View of Watts and Beyond," by Woman For:, 1965
  • Folder: 85, "Write about what's bugging you, Novelists urge Watts Students." press release, undated
  • Folder: 86, "The History of Douglas House", undated
  • Folder: 87, "On Race," an address by William B. Monroe, Jr., undated
  • Folder: 88, "Voices from Watts," newsletter, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 89, "The View from Watts-A Series of Articles Reprinted from The Los Angeles Times", 1965
  • Folder: 90, "Inside Watts: An Overview of the Watts Community" by Archie W. Hardwick, report, 1967
  • Folder: 91, "The War Against Poverty in Los Angeles County," presentation, 1967
  • Folder: 92, Watts Writers Workshop clippings and by-laws, Intergroup Fellowship House, Inc. 1972, 1972
  • Folder: 93, "The trial of Lawrence R. Davis," typescript, undated
  • Folder: 94, "The Valuator" Magazine interviews Budd Schulberg, printed article, 1967
  • Folder: 95, Workshop participants bibliographies with biographies and related information, 1968
  • Folder: 96, Watts Writers Group manuscripts and fragments, miscellaneous, undated
  • Folder: 97, Memo from Talmadge Spratt to Budd Schulberg, 1967
  • Folder: 98, Budd Schulberg research notes, undated

Box: 107, Watts Writers’ Workshop, 1936-2002

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Watts Writers’ Workshop

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Clippings, 1936-1968
  • Folder: 2, Clippings, 1969
  • Folder: 3, Clippings, 1970-1979
  • Folder: 4, Clippings, 1980-1987
  • Folder: 5, Clippings, 1990-2002
  • Folder: 6, Clippings, undated
  • Folder: 7, Lease Termination, 1973
  • Folder: 8, Contract Memorandum: Province of Quebec and Budd Schulberg, 1967
  • Folder: 9, Correspondence, 1965-1966
  • Folder: 13, Correspondence, 1969
  • Folder: 14, Correspondence B - P, 1970
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence S - W, 1970
  • Folder: 16, Correspondence B - Sch, 1971
  • Folder: 17, Correspondence Sch - W, 1971
  • Folder: 18, Correspondence, 1972-1975
  • Folder: 19, Correspondence, 1976-1977
  • Folder: 18, Correspondence, 1978
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence, 1967
  • Folder: 11, Correspondence, 1968
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence, 1969
  • Folder: 20, Correspondence, 1978

Box: 108, Watts Writers’ Workshops, 1965-2003

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Watts Writers’ Workshops

Box Contents

  • Folder: 3, Correspondence, 1981
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence, 1982
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence, 1983
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence, 1984
  • Folder: 7, Correspondence, 1985
  • Folder: 8, Correspondence, 1986
  • Folder: 9, Correspondence, 1987
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence, 1988-1989
  • Folder: 11, Correspondence, 1990-2008
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence, undated
  • Folder: 13, Correspondence, unidentified, 1969-2000
  • Folder: 14, “Shakespeare in Sable: A History of Black Shakespearian Actors” by Errol Hill, excerpt, 1984
  • Folder: 15, Curriculum Vitae for J. Eric Priestley, undated
  • Folder: 16, Finances: Budget outline “Enough Good Men,” Bilbo Film productions BV, 1984
  • Folder: 17, Finances: Donation checks, photocopies, 1969-1971
  • Folder: 18, “The Angry Voices of Watts,” teaser script for NBC-TV, 1966
  • Folder: 19, “Black Phoenix: An Introduction to the Watts Writers Workshop” by Budd Schulberg, typescript, 1967
  • Folder: 20, “Children of the Promised Land: Guest Introduction” by Budd Schulberg, typescript with edits, 1981
  • Folder: 21, “Special Guest Introduction to ‘Voices of Opportunity’ by Jamie Scott” by Budd Schulberg, 1987
  • Folder: 22, Itinerary for Watts Group performing play at Lincoln Center, NYC, 1971
  • Folder: 24, Minutes of Board of Directors meetings, 1969-1993
  • Folder: 23, Minutes of Board of Trustee meeting, 1968
  • Folder: 25, Minutes regarding meeting on fusion with UOTS Reparatory Theatre, 1971
  • Folder: 26, Minutes of meeting at Watts Tower, 1970-1971
  • Folder: 27, Minutes of Board of Directors of Douglas House Foundation meeting, 1970
  • Folder: 28, “Kennedy Center News,” newsletter, 1977
  • Folder: 29, “The Arena,” newsletter, Stanford University, 1968
  • Folder: 30, “Artist Forum,” newsletter, School of Cultural Arts, 1977
  • Folder: 31, “DG Newsletter,” The Dramatist Guild, 1982
  • Folder: 32, “The Grapevine,” newsletter, Watts Health Foundation, 1974
  • Folder: 33, “Insight,” newsletter, California State University, 1992
  • Folder: 34, “Message to the Grassroots,” newsletter, 1966
  • Folder: 35, “Poetry in the News,” newsletter, 1974
  • Folder: 36, “Poet and Writers News,” newsletter, 1981
  • Folder: 37, “The Word,” Douglas House Foundation, newsletter, 1971
  • Folder: 38, Miscellaneous documents regarding Mayor Sam Yarty, 1965-1966
  • Folder: 39, New York State Governor’s Art Awards, 2000
  • Folder: 40, School News Nationwide Newspaper, undated
  • Folder: 41, Anti-Defamation League of B’nai B’rith, news release, 1984
  • Folder: 42, “ The Miracle in Watts,” news release, 1966
  • Folder: 43, NBC News Release, 1966
  • Folder: 44, News from Douglass House, undated
  • Folder: 45, “Reports from Washington" Your Congressman, Augustus F. Hawkings, 1966
  • Folder: 46, “San Francisco Black Arts Writers Workshop” Benefit for the Cast of “Beautiful Black Cat”, undated
  • Folder: 47, New York Theatre Ensemble, 1976
  • Folder: 48, U.S. Department of Labor News, 1969
  • Folder: 49, News Release: Watts Writers Workshop, 1987
  • Folder: 50, Notes, 1968-1983
  • Folder: 51, National Endowment for the Humanities Fifth Annual Report, 1970
  • Folder: 52, ‘60’s Renaissance History From the Ashes of Watts: Watts Writers Honor Schulberg at 20th Anniversary Reunion, 1985
  • Folder: 53, The Watts Towers, 1961
  • Folder: 54, Photos: Budd Schulberg, undated
  • Folder: 55, Photos: Budd Schulberg and Geraldine Brooks entertaining Watts Writers Workshop poets at home, undated
  • Folder: 56, Photos: Budd Schulberg with members of the Watts Writers Workshop, undated
  • Folder: 57, Photos: Budd Schulberg Geraldine Brooks and other celebrities at a nightclub, undated
  • Folder: 58, Photos: Budd Schulberg, Harry Dolan, Johnnie Scott testifying before the Ribicoff Committee, U.S. Congress, 1966
  • Folder: 59, Photos: Roger L. Stevens, Kennedy Center Chairman with Dr. Archie, University of Maryland, College Park, 1977
  • Folder: 60, Photos: Guadalupe de Saavedra, undated
  • Folder: 61, Watts Writers Workshop Parade Float, 1969
  • Folder: 62, “Wichita,” play script, 1970
  • Folder: 63, “The World’s Asleep” by Frederick B. Hudson, undated
  • Folder: 64, Poster: American College Theatre Festival, 1978
  • Folder: 65, Celebrity Pool Tournament, 1968
  • Folder: 1, Correspondence, 1979
  • Folder: 2, Correspondence, 1980

Box: 109, Watts Writers’ Workshops, 1965-2000

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Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, San Francisco Black Writers Workshop, “Beautiful Black Cat,” One Act Play Program, undated
  • Folder: 2, One Hundred Black Men, Third Annual Scholarship Benefit, program, 1982
  • Folder: 3, “To Rise From The Ashes”- The 20th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremonies of the Watts Writers Workshop, program, 1985
  • Folder: 4, Watts Writers Workshop Douglass Foundation, program, 1968
  • Folder: 5, “The Flame Rekindled,” program, 1982
  • Folder: 6, University of the Streets Theatre Workshop, proposal, 1971
  • Folder: 7, Publicity fliers for Non-FDCAC performances, undated
  • Folder: 8, “Looking Back” by Talmadge Spatt, undated
  • Folder: 9, Progress Report From Douglass House Foundation, 1968
  • Folder: 10, Progress Report of the Activities and Involvements of the Commission by Dr. Archie L. Buffkins, 1977
  • Folder: 11, “Progress Report on Input”, 1977
  • Folder: 12, “A Report on the Investigation into the Death of Julio Roldan”, 1970
  • Folder: 13, “A Shuttle to Oblivion: A Report on the Life and Death a Citizen, Raymond Lavon Moore”, 1970
  • Folder: 14, “Summaries of Training Programs,” New Jersey Community Action Training Institute, 1967
  • Folder: 15, “The War on Poverty in Los Angeles County,” Economic and Youth Opportunities Agency of Greater Los Angeles, 1965
  • Folder: 16, “Wordstuff,” newsletter, 1994-2003
  • Folder: 17, “An African Experience: Traditions Through African Arts,” program, 1968
  • Folder: 18, “A Commitment to Excellence in the Performing Arts in the Nation’s Capitol [sic.]”, 1976
  • Folder: 19, “The Kennedy Center: What It Is and How to Use It”, undated
  • Folder: 20, “Enough Good Men,” Story by Fred Hudson, screenplay, undated
  • Folder: 21, “The War on Poverty,” speech, undated
  • Folder: 22, “Untitled” by Budd Schulberg, Bobbi Holland, Archie Harwick, speech, 1965
  • Folder: 23, “Untitled,” speech, 1965
  • Folder: 24, Opening Statement to the Senate Sub Committee, speech, 1966
  • Folder: 25, “From the Ashes…The Story of the Watts Writers Workshop,” speech, undated
  • Folder: 26, “Black Culture, Black Pride: Reflections on the Legacy of Malcolm X for the 1980’s and Beyond”, 1989
  • Folder: 27, “Wheel” by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 28, “Two Brothers” by Frederick B. Hudson, 1983
  • Folder: 29, Sheet Music “The Workin’ Machine” Words by Jimmy Sherman, Music by Steve Allen, undated
  • Folder: 30, “The Amsterdam Strike,” ("No Room For Compromise" "The Tightrope is for Acrobats") Story Fred Hudson, concept and draft, undated
  • Folder: 31, “The Writing Clinic in Watts,” speech, 1967
  • Folder: 32, Statements by anonymous contributors to a Watts Writers Workshop, undated
  • Folder: 33, Statements by Budd Schulberg on the accomplishments of black writers, undated
  • Folder: 34, Cosby Project “Write On”, undated
  • Folder: 35, Cosby Project “Write On,” background information, undated
  • Folder: 36, Cosby Project “Write On,” business, undated
  • Folder: 37, Cosby Project “Write On,” creative, undated
  • Folder: 38, Cosby Project “Write On,” pilot, undated
  • Folder: 39, "In These Times," Newspaper, Institute for Policy Study, 1979
  • Folder: 40, "Los Angeles Times-Watts 10 Years Later," Newspaper, 1975
  • Folder: 41, "Watts Writers Workshop, 1965-2000," by Budd Schulberg, handwritten draft, undated
  • Folder: 42, Easter card, autographed by students, undated
  • Folder: 43, "Mafundi," by Johnie Scott, 1971
  • Folder: 44, "Speech Time is Running Out," by Johnie Scott, 1983
  • Folder: 45, "Just a Thought," by Johnie Scott, 1983
  • Folder: 46, "Songs for South Africa," by Johnie Scott, 1985
  • Folder: 47, "Black English," by Johnie Scott, undated
  • Folder: 48, "No Justice, No Peace-A Memoir on the Burning of Los Angeles, 1965-1993," by Johnie Scott, undated
  • Folder: 49, "No Justice, No Peace: A Memoir of Life in Watts," by Johnie Scott, with letter to Budd Schulberg, 1999
  • Folder: 50, "Juror 598," by Johnie Scott, with correspondence, 1992-1993
  • Folder: 51, Correspondence: Johnie Scott, 1992-1993
  • Folder: 52, "An American Dialogue between Budd Schulberg and James Baldwin," typescript, carbon, undated
  • Folder: 53, "An American Dialogue between Budd Schulberg and James Baldwin," tentative introduction, typescript, carbon, undated
  • Folder: 54, "An American Dialogue between Budd Schulberg and James Baldwin," photocopy, 1966
  • Folder: 55, "An American Dialogue between Budd Schulberg and James Baldwin," handwritten draft, undated
  • Folder: 56, "An American Dialogue between Budd Schulberg and James Baldwin," typescript and galley proof, 1966
  • Folder: 57, "Amafrom Film Foundation, Inc., contract, 1967

Box: 111, Fredrick Douglas Creative Arts Center (FDCAC), 1969-1990

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Fredrick Douglas Creative Arts Center (FDCAC)

Box Contents

  • Folder: 11, Fact Sheet, undated
  • Folder: 12, Proposal manuscript by Budd Schulberg for Douglas House Foundation, 1969
  • Folder: 13, Grant Proposal: Ford Foundation, outline draft with notes, 1969
  • Folder: 14, Grant Proposal: Ford Foundation, 1969
  • Folder: 15, Grant Proposal: Request for Funds, 1973
  • Folder: 16, Grant Proposal, 1976-1977
  • Folder: 17, Grant Proposal: Challenge Grant Program, 1977
  • Folder: 18, Grant Proposal: NY State Council of the Arts, 1979
  • Folder: 19, Grant Proposal: Institutional Advancement Grant, 1980
  • Folder: 20, Grant Proposal, 1985
  • Folder: 21, Grant Proposal: Norman Lear, 1986
  • Folder: 22, Grant Proposal: Request for Funds, undated
  • Folder: 23, Grant Proposal: Robert Sterling Clark Foundation, undated
  • Folder: 24, Proposal: Six Week Summer Workshop for Creative Arts, undated
  • Folder: 25, Douglas House Foundation: IRS Return, 1969-1971
  • Folder: 26, Douglas House Foundation: Finances: Expenditures, 1969-1972
  • Folder: 27, Douglas House Foundation: Finances: Receipts and Expenditures, 1969-1971
  • Folder: 28, Douglas House Foundation: Finances: University of the Street Financial Report and Tentative Budget, 1970
  • Folder: 29, Douglas House Foundation: Registry of Charitable Trust Periodic Report, 1970-1972
  • Folder: 30, Finances: Budgets, 1968-2005
  • Folder: 31, Finances: Projected Income, 1979-1982
  • Folder: 32, Finances: Loan Agreement between FDCAC and Budd Schulberg with personal financial statement of Budd Schulberg, 1979
  • Folder: 37, Schedule of events and workshops, 1979-1987
  • Folder: 38, Cash Flow Spread Sheet, 1981-1982
  • Folder: 39, Personnel Policies Procedure Manual, 1980
  • Folder: 40, Job description for position at FDCAC, 1980
  • Folder: 41, List of Accomplishments, 1970-1978
  • Folder: 42, Board of Directors listing, undated
  • Folder: 43, Black participation on Performing Arts programming at the John F. Kennedy Center, list, 1976
  • Folder: 44, National Advisory Board List, 1983
  • Folder: 51, Registered workshop student list, 1983
  • Folder: 52, Standing Committee of the Board of Directors List, 1986
  • Folder: 53, Kennedy Center Stagebill, 1977
  • Folder: 54, Agenda minutes of the Executive Committee, 1979-1980
  • Folder: 55, Minutes of Advisory Committee, 1981
  • Folder: 56, Minutes of the Board of Directors, 1983-1990
  • Folder: 57, Minutes of Joint Meeting of Board of Directors and Members, 1977
  • Folder: 58, Minutes of Meeting: National Commission of Blacks in the Performing Arts, 1978
  • Folder: 59, Minutes of Meeting with Michael Washburn, 1980
  • Folder: 60, Advancement Grant Manual, National Endowment for the Arts, 1981
  • Folder: 61, “The American Rag” published by FDCAC, brochure, 1978
  • Folder: 62, National Commission on Black Participation the JFK Center for Performing Arts, newsletter, 1977
  • Folder: 63, “Hal Dewindt’s Actors Workshop” presented by FDCAC, flyer, undated
  • Folder: 64, “How’s Business?” brochure, undated
  • Folder: 65, “FDCAC Workshops in Creative Arts,” brochure, 1979
  • Folder: 66, “The Frederick Douglas Creative Arts Center,” brochure, undated
  • Folder: 67, “Fraudulent Claims” by Joseph Barnes, program, undated
  • Folder: 68, Two Year Report, 1980-1982
  • Folder: 69, Dialogue Series Report, 1981
  • Folder: 70, “Stories: 10 Thirty Minute Television Programs of Black American Life” by Fred Hudson, 1981
  • Folder: 71, The North Carolina Dramatist Laboratory Proposal, 1989
  • Folder: 72, “Images in Life and Literature,” proposal, 1982
  • Folder: 73, “Life Forces: Black Roots, An Evening of Poetry and Prose “ news release, 1982
  • Folder: 74, “Celebrating Joseph P. Barnes,” program, 1974
  • Folder: 75, “Rite On” by Imogunla Alakoye and “Circles” by Alexis Deveaux, program, undated
  • Folder: 76, “Emily T” by David Owens and “Transcendental Blues” by Aisha Rahman, program,, undated
  • Folder: 77, “Not” by Dan Owens, program, undated
  • Folder: 78, “The More You Get, The More You Want” by Dan Owens and Johnny Brandon, program, undated
  • Folder: 79, “ A Life like the Rest” by Kevin Arkadie, program, undated
  • Folder: 81, Miscellaneous, 1966-1985
  • Folder: 80, Flyers, 1987
  • Folder: 1, “Amsterdam Project,” proposal, undated
  • Folder: 2, "Amsterdam Project," Critique, Schulberg-Hudson Dialogue, transcript, 1983
  • Folder: 3, "Amsterdam Project," "The Amsterdam Strike Panel Discussion at the Frederick Douglas Creative Arts Center wokshop," transcript, 1983
  • Folder: 4, Publicity flyers, 1977-1989
  • Folder: 5, "FDCAC Newsletter", 1982-1983
  • Folder: 6, “News from the Frederick Douglas Creative Arts Center, “ news releases, 1995
  • Folder: 7, Untitled pamphlet, undated
  • Folder: 8, "The Secret Place” by Garret Morris, program, undated
  • Folder: 9, "Black Roots XXIII", 1996
  • Folder: 10, "Winners 1998! An Anthology of Writings by Students", 1998
  • Folder: 33, Auditor's Report with Committee Meeting Records, 1979-1981
  • Folder: 34, Miscellaneous, 1969-1983
  • Folder: 35, Remittance Statements, 1970-1977
  • Folder: 36, Financial Position statements, 1977-1978
  • Folder: 45, Fundraising contributor lists for Watts and FDCAC, 1966-1979
  • Folder: 46, Fundraiser contributors list for Watts and FDCDC, 1981-1989
  • Folder: 47, Fundraiser contributors list for Watts and FDCDC, 1991
  • Folder: 48, Fundraiser contributors list for Watts and FDCDC, 2000-2002
  • Folder: 49, Fundraising correspondence, 1968-1980
  • Folder: 50, Fundraising correspondence, 1993-2009

Box: 110, Watts Writers Workshops, 1948-2000

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Watts Writers Workshops

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, "Raw Dog," by Eric Priestley, critiqued by V. Ehrenreich, 1986
  • Folder: 2, "Freak," by Eric Priestley, 1991
  • Folder: 3, "Poems y Eric Priestley", 1991
  • Folder: 4, "Shadow Watch," by Eric Priestley with correspondence, 1992
  • Folder: 5, "Trouble Watch," Eric Priestley with correspondence, 1993
  • Folder: 6, "G Ride," by Erid Priestley, screenplay with treatment, 1994
  • Folder: 7, "Rags," by Eric Priestley, incomplete, 1994
  • Folder: 8, "Old Bones," by Eric Priestley, step outline, 1995
  • Folder: 9, "National Security," by Eric Priestley, screenplay with step outline, 1995-1997
  • Folder: 10, "Blood of Angels," by Eric Priestley, 1999
  • Folder: 11, "Blood Of Angels," by Eric Priestley, p. 146-285, 1999
  • Folder: 12, "Douglas House," by Eric Priestley, step outline with correspondence, 2000
  • Folder: 13, "No Way," by Eric Priestley, undated
  • Folder: 14, "Drum for the Sun," by Eric Priestley, undated
  • Folder: 15, "The House on Beach Street," by James Thomas Jackson, 1967
  • Folder: 16, "Black Friday, the Day Kennedy was Shot," by James Thomas Jackson, 1976
  • Folder: 17, "Waiting in Line at the Drugstore and Other Stories," by James Thomas Jackson, 1993
  • Folder: 18, "Poems for the Empty Pages," by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 19, "Kinfolks," by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 20, "Once I crossed the Rubicon," by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 21, "Friday, Payday and Four-Thirty," by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 22, "Lords of the Flies-The Old," by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 23, "Shade of Darkness," by James Thomas Jackson, outline (undated), typescript with letter to Budd Schulberg (1984), 1984
  • Folder: 24, "Shade of Darkness," by James Thomas Jackson, Book I-III, undated
  • Folder: 25, "Blues for Black," by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 26, "Michael Powe: Epitaph to a Beautiful Person," by James Thomas Jackson, undated
  • Folder: 27, "Sherman's Theory of Evolution," by Jimmie L. Sherman, Book I-III, 1992
  • Folder: 28, "Reflection of Nobody," by Jimmie Sherman, undated
  • Folder: 29, "The Legend of Butch the Bully," by Jimmie Sherman, undated
  • Folder: 30, "Yaphet Kotto," author unknown, undated
  • Folder: 31, Fragments of student works, 1994
  • Folder: 32, "Poem E9A," by Ayo Sharpe, 1980
  • Folder: 33, "The Indigo Bunting-A Poem," by Robert Bly, undated
  • Folder: 34, "Jackson Shaklehead Par Excellence," author unknown, undated
  • Folder: 35, "Lullaby my Son," by Fannie Carve Brown, undated
  • Folder: 36, "Saint America and Other Poems," by Odie Hawkins, undated
  • Folder: 37, "Three Young Poets from Watts", undated
  • Folder: 38, 'Un Canto Par Mi Raza," author unknown, undated
  • Folder: 39, "People Darker Than Blue," Leumas Sirran, screenplay, undated
  • Folder: 40, "A Man Called Jethro," by Louise Meriweather, 1983
  • Folder: 41, ""Reprieve," by Lyll Becerra de Jenkins, undated
  • Folder: 42, "Soul," by Lyll Becerra de Jenkins, undated
  • Folder: 43, Untitled typescripts, undated
  • Folder: 44, Untitled by Birdell Chew, undated
  • Folder: 45, "The Time for the Blue Jay," Birdell Chew, undated
  • Folder: 46, "The Brother," author unknown, treatment, undated
  • Folder: 47, "The Write Lesson Book," textbook, undated
  • Folder: 48, Table of Contents for "American Rag", 1978
  • Folder: 49, CBS views the Press Transcript, 1948
  • Folder: 50, "Edward P. Morgan and the News," transcript, 1966
  • Folder: 51, "Enough Good Men," by Stan Silverman and Fred Hudson, 1984
  • Folder: 52, "He Married My Money," by Yvonne Sheen, undated
  • Folder: 53, "Reaching for the Sky-The Story of Sam Rodia," by Edward Landler with correspondence to Sandra Schulberg, 1987
  • Folder: 56, Scrapbook with clippings "Watts", 1966
  • Folder: 54, Sutton/Reporter's notebook, Part I and II, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 55, Miscellaneous, undated

Box: 112, Frederick Douglas Creative Arts Center (FDCAC), 1966-2006

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Frederick Douglas Creative Arts Center (FDCAC)

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, Four Year Time Line and Goods Statements, 1981
  • Folder: 2, Six Month Work Plan and Goods Statements, undated
  • Folder: 3, Correspondence, 1976-1993
  • Folder: 4, Correspondence with workshop participants, 1966-191973
  • Folder: 5, Correspondence with notes and newsletters, 1974
  • Folder: 6, Correspondence: Eric Priestley, 1999-2004
  • Folder: 7, "You Will Never Work in Hollywood Again," by Eric Priestley, play, 1997
  • Folder: 8, Contract between FDCAC and Anti-Defamation League of B'nai Brith, 1983
  • Folder: 9, "Intruder in the Dark," by John W. Andrews, feature article, typescript, undated
  • Folder: 10, Publicity with correspondence, 1982-2006
  • Folder: 11, "Wordstuff," newsletter, 2003-2004
  • Folder: 12, Program outline, undated
  • Folder: 13, Agenda, operating budget, description of organization, 1980-1981
  • Folder: 14, U.S. Senate Report of Proceedings: Federal Role in Urban Problems Subcommittee on Executive Reorganization of the Committee on Government Operations, 1966

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