Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America research memoranda collection: additions,

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Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America research memoranda collection: additions, 1940-1942.
Author
Carnegie Corporation of New York.
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c2bc Carnegie Corporation of New York Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America Research memoranda collection (CstRLIN)NYPW-A50.
Description
6 items (1 folder)
Donor/Sponsor
Schomburg NEH Automated Access to Special Collections Project.
Alternative Title
Negro in America.
Source (note)
  • Unknown
Biography (note)
  • The Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America, also known as the "Carnegie-Myrdal Research Memoranda" is a comprehensive study of African Americans researched by a team of African-American and white social scientists. The study was sponsored by the Carnegie Corporation in 1939 for the purpose of providing the background for Gunnar Myrdal's book, "An American Dilemma" (New York: Harper & Brother Publisher, 1944).
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America Research Memoranda Collection.
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Call Number
Sc MG 514
Author
Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Title
Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America research memoranda collection: additions, 1940-1942.
Summary
The collection consists of six items relating to the Carnegie-Myrdal study, "The Negro in America." Included is Gunnar Myrdal's draft of his preface to the first edition of the book, "An American Dilemma" (1941). A letter from Walter White (1940) to Attorney Carol Weis King requesting her participation in the study; Ms. King's response and her completed questionnaire is also included.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America Research Memoranda Collection.
Biography
The Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America, also known as the "Carnegie-Myrdal Research Memoranda" is a comprehensive study of African Americans researched by a team of African-American and white social scientists. The study was sponsored by the Carnegie Corporation in 1939 for the purpose of providing the background for Gunnar Myrdal's book, "An American Dilemma" (New York: Harper & Brother Publisher, 1944).
Local Note
Sc MG 504.
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Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898-
Myrdal, Gunnar, 1898- American dilemma.
White, Walter, 1893-1955.
King, Carol Weiss, 1895-1952.
Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Added Title
Negro in America.
Schomburg NEH Automated Access to Special Collections Project.
Found In:
c2bc Carnegie Corporation of New York Carnegie-Myrdal Study of the Negro in America Research memoranda collection (CstRLIN)NYPW-A50.
Research Call Number
Sc MG 514
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