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The University of the State of New York The State Education Department The New York State Library Albany, New York 12230
THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
Regents of The University
Martin C. Barell, Chancellor, B.A., I.A., LL.B. Muttontown R. Carlos Carballada, Vice Chancellor, B.S. Rochester Willard A. Genrich, LL.B. Buffalo Emlyn I. Griffith, A.B., J.D Rome Jorge L. Batista, B.A., J.D. Bronx Laura Bradley Chodos, B.A., M.A. Vischer Ferry Louise P. Matteoni, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Bayside J. Edward Meyer, B.A., LL.B. Chappaqua Floyd S. Linton, A.B., M.A., M.P.A. Miller Place Mimi Levin Lieber, B.A., M.A. Manhattan Shirley C. Brown, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Albany Norma Gluck, B.A., M.S.W. Manhattan Adelaide L. Sanford, B.A., M.A., P.D. Hollis Walter Cooper, B.A., Ph.D. Rochester Carl T. Hayden, A.B., J.D. Elmira Diane O'Neill McGivern, B.S.N., M.A., Ph.D. Staten Island
President of The University and Commissioner of Education Thomas Sobol
Executive Deputy Commissioner of Education Thomas E. Sheldon
Deputy Commissioner for Cultural Education Carole F. Huxley
Assistant Commissioner for Libraries and State Librarian Joseph F. Shubert
Director of the State Library Jerome Yavarkovsky
Director, Division of Library Development Roberta G. Cade
CONTENTS Introduction BIBLIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHY PRIMARY SOURCES STUDIES AND COMMENTARY General Colonial Period Through the Civil War Reconstruction to the Present
In honor of Black History Month, the New York State Library is issuing An African-American Bibliography: History. The bibliography lists selected resources of the New York State Library that document and comment on the experience of African Americans in the history of the United States. In addition to primary sources and significant historical works, the bibliography contains references to bibliographies and research aids.
Although the bibliography covers the African-American experience from the colonial period to the present, it emphasizes the post World War II period and the civil rights movement that followed the Supreme Court's decision in Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The bibliography includes the major civil rights legislation of the past three decades, records the voices of African-American activism and protest, and illustrates the impact African-American voters and political candidates have had on the electoral process.
The bibliography also focuses on the work of African-American historians and social scientists, including not only classic texts by John Hope Franklin and Carter G. Woodson, the "Father of Black History," but also works by William Junius Wilson and Shelby Steele that reflect current African-American debate on social policy.
While the biographies cited in the bibliography are primarily those of African-American civil rights leaders and public officials, also cited are works by or about selected writers, entertainers, and sports figures whose lives have a social significance beyond their professional achievements. Consequently, Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King, Jr., Barbara Jordan, Jesse Jackson, and Shirley Chisholm are profiled, but so are Paul Robeson, Jesse Owens, Althea Gibson, Muhammad Ali, Langston Hughes, and Richard Wright.
The mission of the New York State Library is to provide reference, information, and materials to support the work of New York State government and to ensure that every resident of the State has convenient free access to essential library services. To carry out this mission, the Library serves as the principal library resource for State government and serves as a coordinating and resource center for the statewide interlibrary loan network. If you cannot obtain the works listed in this bibliography at your local library, you may request them through interlibrary loan. Besides the bibliographic information, each entry in this bibliography contains the New York State Library call number in parenthesis. The use of this call number helps expedite the interlibrary loan process.
The bibliography was compiled by Melinda Yates, a reference librarian on the staff of the New York State Library. The New York State Library would like to acknowledge the generous financial assistance of the Division of Intercultural Relations in the publication of this bibliography.
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Black Experience; a Bibliography of Books on Black Studies in the Academic Libraries of Brooklyn. Compiled by Lawrence Drowne et al. Brooklyn: Academic Libraries of Brooklyn, 1971. (R, 016.301451, qB627e). Black History. New York: Copublished by the Institute for Research in History and the Haworth Press, 1983. (C, 973.0496 B627, 84-26762). Black Immigration and Ethnicity in the United States: an Annotated Bibliography. Center for Afroamerican and African Studies, the University of Michigan. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985. (C, 016.305896 B627, 85-29692). Blockson, Charles L. A Commented Bibliography of One Hundred and One Influential Books by and about People of African Descent (1556-1982): a Collector's Choice. Amsterdam: A. Gerits, 1989. (A, 016.305896, qB651, 90-27721). Brignano, Russell C. Black Americans in Autobiography: an Annotated Bibliography of Autobiographies and Autobiographical Books Written Since the Civil War. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1984. (C, 016.9730496, B856, 84-37401). California. State College, San Diego. Library. Afro-American Bibliography; List of the Books, Documents, and Periodicals on Black-American Culture Located in San Diego State College Library. Compiled by Andrew Szabo. San Diego: Library, San Diego State College, 1970. (R, 016.9173, C15865). Campbell, Georgetta Merritt. Extant Collections of Early Black Newspapers: a Research Guide to the Black Press, 1880-1915, with an Index to the Boston Guardian, 1902-1904. Troy, NY: Whitston Publishing Co., 1981. (R, 071.3016, C187, 81-23333). The Chicago Afro-American Union Analytic Catalog: an Index to Materials on the Afro-American in the Principal Libraries of Chicago, Housed in the Vivian G. Harsh Collection of Afro-American History and Literature at the George Cleveland Hall Branch of the Chicago Public Library. Boston : G.H. Hall, 1972. (RC, 016.9730496, fC532, 77-22609). Davis, Lenwood G., comp. Black-Jewish Relations in the United States, 1752-1984: a Selected Bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1984. (C, 016.9730496, D262, 85-28799). Davis, Lenwood G. and George Hill, comps. Blacks in the American Armed Forces, 1776-1983: a Bibliography. Forewords by Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. and Percy E. Johnston. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985. (C, 016.3550089, D262, 86-22295). Davis, Nathaniel, ed. and comp. Afro-American Reference: an Annotated Bibliography of Selected Resources. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985. (C, 016.9730496, D263, 86-30138). District of Columbia Historical Records Survey. Calendar of the Writings of Frederick Douglass in the Douglass Memorial Home, Anacostia, D.C. Washington, DC: District of Columbia Records Survey, 1940. (C, 012, qD737h). Du Bois, W.E. Burghardt. Select Bibliography of the American Negro for General Readers. Atlanta University Publications. Atlanta: Atlanta University Press, 1901. Fisher, Mary L. Negro in America; a Bibliography. 2nd rev. and enl. ed. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1970. (R, 016.301451, M647a). Fisk University, Nashville. Library. Dictionary Catalog of the Negro Collection of the Fisk University Library, Nashville, Tennessee. 6 vols. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1974. (RC, 019.1, qF539, 76-219). Fraser, Lynette. Bibliography of Publications Relative to Afro-American Studies. Museum of Anthropology, Miscellaneous Series, no. 10. Greeley, CO: Colorado State College, 1969. (C, 016.9173, qF841). Gubert, Betty Kaplan, comp. Early Black Bibliographies, 1863-1918. New York: Garland Pub., 1982. (C, 016.9730496, E12, 83-30308). ______ and Richard Newman, comps. Nine Decades of Scholarship: a Bibliography of the Writings (1892-1983) of the Staff of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. New York: New York Public Library, 1986. (C, 016.8108092, G921, 87-011549). A Guide to Papers of the NAACP: Part I, 1909-1950, Meetings of the Board of Directors, Records of Annual Conferences, Major Speeches, and Special Reports. Editorial adviser, August Meier. Edited by Randolph Boehm. Frederick, MD: University Publications of America, 1982. (MA, 016.9730496, G946, 83-27431). A Guide to Research on Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Modern Black Freedom Struggle. Compiled by the Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers Project. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Libraries, 1989. (C, 016.3231196, G946, 90-48724). Guide to Scholarly Journals in Black Studies. Introduction by Gerald A. McWorter. Chicago, IL: Chicago Center for Afro-American Studies and Research, 1981. R, 016.9730496, G946, 83-24641). Hall, Woodrow Wadworth. Bibliography of the Tuskegee Gerrymander Protest; Pamphlets, Magazine and Newspaper Articles. AL: Department of Records and Research, Tuskeegee Institute, 1960. (C, 016.328334, qT966). Helmreich, William B. Afro-Americans and Africa: Black Nationalism at the Crossroads. Special Bibliographic Series, African Bibliographic Center, new series, no. 3. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1977. (C, 016.9730496, H481, 77-34796). Herod, Agustina and Charles C. Herod. Afro-American Nationalism: an Annotated Bibliography of Militant Separatist and Nationalist Literature. New York: Garland, 1986. (C, 016.305896, H559, 87-029115). Howard University, Washington, D.C. Library. Moorland Foundation. Dictionary Catalog of the Arthur B. Spingarn Collection of Negro Authors. 2 vols. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1970. (RC, 016.808899, fH853955). ______. Dictionary Catalog of the Jesse E. Moorland Collection of Negro Life and History. 9 vols. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1970. (RC, 016.301451, fH853955). Irwin, Leonard B. Black Studies: a Bibliography. Brooklawn, NJ: McKinley Pub. Co., 1973. (C, 016.9173069, I72, 73-4870). Jackel, Adele, ed. Source Materials for Black History, Albany, N.Y. Compiled by Harmanus Bleecker Library and New York State Library. Chronology and bibliography by Fitz Cady. Albany, NY: New York State Library, 1972. (R, 974.742, fN5575). Jones, Charles Edwin. Black Holiness: a Guide to the Study of Black Participation in Wesleyan Perfectionist and Glossolalic Pentecostal Movements. Metuchen, NJ.: American Theological Library Association, Scarecrow Press, 1987. (C, 016.2708208, J76, 89-25281). Library Company of Philadelphia. Afro-Americana, 1553-1906: Author Catalog of the Library Company of Philadelphia and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Boston: G. K. Hall, 1973. (C, 016.973, qP544, 74-12140). Library of Congress. Manuscript Division. The National Urban League Southern Regional Office: a Register of Its Records in the Library of Congress. Registers of papers in the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress, no. 59. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, Manuscript Division, 1983. (C, 016.9750496, qL697, 83-79019). Malval, Fritz J., comp. A Guide to the Archives of Hampton Institute. Bibliographies and Indexes in Afro-American Studies, no. 5. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985. (A, 016.3787554, M262, 86-27658). McCain, Sara B., comp. Negro Culture; a Selective Bibliography. Bowling Green, OH: Ohio State University at Bowling Green, Library, Bibliographic Research Center, 1968. (C, 016.301451, qO378652). McDonnell, Robert W. The Papers of W.E.B. Du Bois, 1803 (1877-1963) 1979: a Guide. Sanford, NC: Microfilming Corp. of America, 1981. (A, 016.303484, qM136, 82-34908). McPherson, James M. et al. Blacks in America; Bibliographical Essays. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1971. (C, 016.9173, B631). Moorland-Spingarn Research Center. Dictionary Catalog of the Jesse E. Moorland Collection of Negro Life and History: First supplement. 3 vols. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1976. (RC, 016.301451, fH853955, 1970b). Morris, Milton D. Politics of Black America: an Annotated Bibliography. Carbondale: Bureau of Public Affairs, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1971. (R, 016.3234, qM877). Newman, Debra L., comp. Black History: a Guide to Civilian Records in the National Archives. Washington, DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, General Services Administration, 1984. (A, 016.9730496, N552, 86-76210). Newman, Richard, comp. Black Access: a Bibliography of Afro-American Bibliographies. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1984. (C, 016.016973, N554, 84-33446). New Jersey Library Association. Bibliography Committee. New Jersey and the Negro; a Bibliography, 1715-1966. Trenton: New Jersey Library Association, 1967. (C, 016.301451, N53952). New York. Public Library. Schomburg Collection of Negro Literature and History. Dictionary Catalog. 9 vols. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1962. (RC, 019.1, fN55256). ______. Dictionary Catalog. Supplement, 1-2, 1967-1972. 6 vols. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1967-72. (RC, 019.1, fN55256b). New York. Public Library. Negro in the United States; a List of Significant Books. 1965. (C, 016.301451, N5525). Obudho, Constance E. Black-White Racial Attitudes: an Annotated Bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1976. (C, 016.3014514, O14, 76-12556). Palmer, Pamela, ed. The Robert R. Church Family of Memphis: Guide to the Papers with Selected Facsimilies of Documents and Photographs. R. D. Bohanan, manuscripts cataloger. Memphis: Memphis State University Press, 1979. (A, 016.976819, P175, 80-27715). Perry, Margaret. The Harlem Renaissance: an Annotated Bibliography and Commentary. Critical Studies on Black Life and Culture, vol. 2. Garland Reference Reference Library of the Humanities, vol. 278. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1982. (C, 016.8109974, P464, 83-25303). Porter, Dorothy B., comp. The Negro in the United States; a Selected Bibliography. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1970. (R, 016.301451, P844). Professional Guide to the Afro-American in Print: a Bibliography of Current Works by and about the Black Man of America. Compiled by Gladys Marie Sturgis. Normandy, MO: The Afro-American Research Bibliographer, 1969. (C, 016.301451, qP964). Pyatt, Sherman E., comp. Martin Luther King, Jr.: an Annotated Bibliography. Bibliographies and Indexes in Afro-American Studies, no. 12. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1986. (C, 016.3234092, P995, 86-40909). Rose Bibliography Project. Analytical Guide and Indexes to Alexander's Magazine, 1905-1909. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1974. (C, 016.9173069, R797, 74-15046). Ross, Frank Alexnder. Bibliography of Negro Migration. New York: Columbia University Press, 1934. (C, 016.32526, R82). Russell Sage College, Troy, N.Y. Library. Holdings on Black Americans. Troy: The Library, 1972. (R, 016.301451, qR96895). Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N.J. Library. Negro and New Jersey; a Checklist of Books, Pamphlets, Official Publications, Broadsides, and Dissertations, 1754-1964, in the Rutgers University Library. Compiled by Donald A. Sinclair. New Brunswick: The Library, 1965. (C, 016.301451, R975). Salk, Erwin A. Layman's Guide to Negro history. New York: McGraw Hill, 1967. (R, 016.9090974, S167). Scally, M. Anthony. Carter G. Woodson: a Bio-Bibliography. Bio-Bibliographies in Afro-American and African Studies, no. 1. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1985. (C, 016.9730496, S282, 87-011367). Schomburg Center for Research and Black Culture. Bibliographic Guide to Black Studies. Boston, G.K. Hall, 1975. (RC, 019.1, fN55256b). Sims, Janet, comp. The Progress of Afro-American Women: a Selected Bibliography and Resource Guide. Foreword by Bettye Thomas. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1980. (C, 016.9730496, S614, 80-30803). Smith, Dwight L., ed. Afro-American History; a Bibliography. Clio Bibliography Series, nos. 2 and 8. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-Clio, 1974, 1981. (R, 016.917306, S645, 75-11210). Snorgrass, J. William and Gloria T. Woody, comps. Blacks and Media: a Selected Annotated Bibliography. Tallahassee: University Presses of Florida, 1985. (C, 016.0015108, S673, 85-36290). Taylor, Alrutheus Ambush. Negro in the Reconstruction of Virginia. Washington, D.C., The Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, 1927. (C, 325.26, T238n). Thompson, Lawrence Sidney, comp. Southern Black: Slave and Free; a Bibliography of Anti- and Pro-Slavery Books and Pamphlets, and of Social and Economic Conditions in the Southern States from the Beginnings to 1950. Troy, NY: Whitson Publishing Company Incorporated, 1970. (C, 016.3014522, T473). United States. Library of Congress. Division of Bibliography. List of Discussions of the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments with Special Reference to Negro Suffrage. Compiled under the direction of Appleton Prentiss Clark, Chief Bibliographer. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1906. (C, 016.3241, U59). ____. Select List of References on the Negro Question. Compiled under the direction of Appleton Prentiss Clark, Chief Bibliographer. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1906. (C, 016.3268, U59). United States. National Archives and Records Service. Black Studies: Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications. Washington, DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, 1984. (A, 016.9730496, qU587, 87-20363). U.S. Army Military History Research Collection. The U.S. Army and the Negro. Carlisle Barracks, Pa: U.S. Army Military History Research Collection, 1971. (R, 016.3550097, U11, 75-32384). Walton, Hanes. The Study and Analysis of Black Politics: a Bibliography. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1973. (C, 016.32, W239, 74-1696). Waxman, Julia. Race Relations, a Selected List of Readings on Racial and Cultural Minorities in the United States, with Special Emphasis on Negroes. 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Abernathy, Ralph. And the Walls Came Tumbling Down: an Autobiography. New York: Harper & Row, 1989. (C, 323.092, A146, 90-7671). Anderson, Marian. My Lord, What a Morning: an Autobiography. New York: Viking Press, 1956. (Z, 780.92, A548a). Andrews, William L., ed. Sisters of the Spirit: Three Black Women's Autobiographies of the Nineteenth Century. Introduction by William L. Andrews. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1986. (C, 208.8042, S623, 86-33592). Astor, Gerald. "And a Credit to His Race"; the Hard Life and Times of Joseph Louis Barrow, a.k.a.. Joe Louis. New York: Saturday Review Press, 1974. (C, 796.830924, L888, 75-6579). Balagoon, Kuwasi. Look for Me in the Whirlwind: the Collective Autobiography of the New York 21. Introduction by Haywood Burns. New York: Random House, 1971. (C, 301.45196, ZAL8). Baldwin, James. Notes of a Native Son. Boston: Beacon Press, 1955. (C, 325.260973, B181). ______. Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son. New York: Dial Press, 1963. 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Memoirs, Writings, and Speeches, Showing His Conduct in the Overthrow of American Slavery, the Salvation of the Union, and the Restoration of the Autonomy of the States. Cincinnati, OH: J.F. Brennan & Co., 1886. (MB/FK, 923.2, CLa). Cleaver, Eldridge. Soul on Ice. New York: McGraw Hill, 1967. (C, 301.45196, C623). Colaiaco, James A. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Apostle of Militant Nonviolence. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1988. (C, 323.40924, K53, 89-2330). Colton, Elizabeth. The Jackson Phenomenon: the Man, the Power, the Message. New York: Doubleday, 1989. (C, 973.9270924, C725, 89-32747). Comer, James P. Maggie's American Dream: the Life and Times of a Black Family. New York: New American Library, 1988. (C, 973.0496073, C732, 90-48932). Costanzo, Angelo. Surprizing Narrative: Olaudah Equiano and the Beginnings of Black Autobiography. Contributions in Afro-American and African Studies, vol. 1. New York: Greenwood Press, 1987. (C, 973.0496073, C838, 87-055762). Cottrell, John. Muhammad Ali, Who Once Was Cassius Clay. New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1968. (Z, 796.83, Zm86c8). Davis, Angela. Angela Davis an Autobiography. New York: Random House, 1974. (C, 322.420924, D261, 75-6191). Douglass, Frederick. Life and Times of Frederick Douglass: His Early Life as a Slave, His Escape from Bondage, and His Complete History to the Present Time, Including His Connection with the Anti-Slavery Movement. Hartford, CT: Park Publishing Co., 1881. (C, 360.92, D73d1b2). Duberman, Martin B. Paul Robeson. New York: Knopf, 1988. (C, 790.20924, R653, 89-25678). Du Bois, W.E.B. The Autobiography of W.E.B. Du Bois; a Soliloquy on Viewing My Life from the Last Decade of Its First Century. New York: International Publishers, 1968. (C, 326.092, D816d8). Edwards, Harry. The Struggle That Must Be: an Autobiography. New York: Macmillan, 1980. (C, 973.920924, E26, 81-26652). Evers, Mrs. Medgar. For Us, the Living. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1967. (C, 323.4, Ze9e9). Forman, James. Sammy Younge, Jr.: the First Black College Student To Die in the Black Liberation Movement. Washington, DC: Open Hand Pub., 1986. (C, 973.0049607, Y78, 86-33325). Franklin, John Hope. George Washington Williams: a Biography. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1985. (C, 973.0496024, W723, 86-30378). ______. A Life of Learning. Charles Homer Haskins Lecture. ACLS Occasional Paper, no. 4. New York: American Council of Learned Societies, 1988. (DACS, 88-47158). ______ and August Meier, eds. Black Leaders of the Twentieth Century. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1982. (C, 920.009296, B627, 82-30075). Frommer, Harvey. Rickey and Robinson: the Men Who Broke Baseball's Color Barrier. New York: Macmillan, 1982. (C, 796.3570922, R539, 84-24453). Garrow, David. Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. New York: Morrow, 1986. (C, 323.40924, K53, 87-20319). Gavins, Raymond. The Perils and Prospects of Southern Black Leadership: Gordon Blaine Hancock, 1884-1970. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1977. (C, 301.4519607, H234, 78-24194). Gibson, Althea. I Always Wanted To Be Somebody. New York: Harper, 1958. (Z, 796.34, Zg4g). Gilbert, Olive. Narrative of Sojourner Truth, a Northern Slave. New York: The Author, 1855. (N, 326.92, T87g, 1855). Greene, Lorenzo Johnston. Working with Carter G. Woodson, the Father of Black History: a Diary, 1928-1930. Edited with an introduction by Arvarh E. Strickland. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1989. (C, 973.0496073, G811, 89-44898). Harlan, Louis R. Booker T. Washington: the Wizard of Tuskegee, 1901-1915. New York: Oxford University Press, 1983. (C, 378.111, W317, 83-29540). Hodges, Willis Augustus. Free Man of Color: the Autobiography of Willis Augustus Hodges. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1982. (C, 973.0496073, H689, 83-24617). Holt, Rackham. Mary McLeod Bethune, a Biography. 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