Research Catalog

  • The creation / music by Jan Bender ; text from James Weldon Johnson's "God's trombones."

    • Notated music
    • [Springfield, Ohio] : Chantry Music Press, 1975.
    • 1975
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music JNF 81-88Offsite
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  • Black American literature: essays, edited by Darwin T. Turner.

    • Text
    • Columbus, Ohio, C. E. Merrill Pub. Co. [1969]
    • 1969
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc 323.173-T (Turner, D. T. Black American literature)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Correspondence, 1901-1940 [microform].

    • Text
    • 1940
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc Micro R-2474 r. 1Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Three questions / words by James Weldon Johnson ; music by J. Rosamond Johnson.

    • Notated music
    • [1917?]
    • 1917
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music JPB 84-59Performing Arts Research Collections - Music

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  • You's sweet to yo' mammy jes the same / words by James W. Johnson ; music by J. Rosamund [sic] Johnson.

    • Notated music
    • 1911.
    • 1911
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music JPB 84-60Performing Arts Research Collections - Music

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  • The Crucifixion / text from James Weldon Johnson's God's trombones ; music by Jan Bender.

    • Notated music
    • Springfield, Ohio : Charity Music Press, c1977.
    • 1977
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music JMF 84-696Offsite
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  • The second book of Negro spirituals / edited with an introduction by James Weldon Johnson ; musical arrangements by J. Rosamond Johnson.

    • Notated music
    • New York : The Viking Press, 1926.
    • 1926
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music Sc Rare F 88-11Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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  • Spoken Arts treasury of 100 modern American poets reading their poems, v.1 [sound recording] / edited by Paul Kresh ; produced by Arthur Luce Klein.

    • Audio
    • New Rochelle, N.Y. : Spoken Arts, [197-?].
    • 1970-1979
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio *LSRX 21034 v. 1 (C)Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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  • [Songs, choruses and spirituals / composed, arranged and harmonized by H.T. Burleigh].

    • Notated music
    • 1898-1965.
    • 1898-1965
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music Sc Scores BurleighSchomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

    Available by appointment at Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

  • [Popular and theatrical songs] / [composed by Bob Cole].

    • Notated music
    • New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co. ; 1901-1905.
    • 1901-1905
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music Sc Scores ColeSchomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

    Available by appointment at Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

  • The creation : a Negro sermon for voice and eight instruments, op. 23 (1924) / by Louis Gruenberg ; poem by James Weldon Johnson ; German translation by R. St. Hoffmann.

    • Notated music
    • Newton Centre, Ma. : GunMar Music, 1989, c1953.
    • 1989-1953
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music JNF 91-296Offsite
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  • Trumpets of the Lord theater stills collection [graphic] / Bert Andrews.

    • Still image
    • <1963.>
    • 1963
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Still image Sc Photo TheaterSchomburg Center - Photographs & Prints

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  • American Fund for Public Service records, 1922-1941.

    • Mixed material
    • 1922-1941
    • 36 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material *ZL-314 r. 1Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Schwarzman Building to submit a request in person.

    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material *ZL-314 r. 15Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material *ZL-314 r. 16Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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  • Youth's work in the new world [by] T. Otto Nall.

    • Text
    • New York, Association Press [c1935]
    • 1935
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc 371.42-N (Nall, T. O. Youth's work in the new world)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The Atlantic presents We Americans: who we are, where we came from, what we believe, whither we are going.

    • Text
    • [Boston, Atlantic Monthly Co., c1939]
    • 1939
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc 325.73-A (Atlantic presents We Americans)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Outline for the study of the poetry of American Negroes, by Sterling A. Brown. Prepared to be used with The book of American Negro poetry, edited by James Weldon Johnson.

    • Text
    • New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [1931]
    • 1931
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc 811.09-B (Brown, S. Outline for the study of the poetry of American Negroes)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • From the American mercury 1927.

    • Text
    • New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1928.
    • 1928
    • 2 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc 810.8-A (American mercury. From the American mercury)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text NBF (American mercury. From the American mercury, 1927)Offsite
  • Africa in the world democracy : addresses delivered at the annual meeting of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, January 6, 1919, at Carnegie Hall, New York City / by Horace Meyer Kallen, James Weldon Johnson ; with introductory remarks by John R. Shillady ; summary of address by Dr. William Henry Sheppard and a statement on "The future of Africa" by Wm. E. Burghardt Du Bois.

    • Text
    • New York : NAACP, 1919.
    • 1919
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc 940.9-N (N.A.A.C.P. Africa in the world democracy)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Sadie P. Delaney papers, 1921-1958.

    • Moving image
    • 1921-1958
    • 3 items

    Available Online

    NYPL Digital Collections
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image Sc MG 120 Box 3Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image Sc MG 120 Box 2Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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  • Africa in the world democracy [microform] : addresses delivered at the annual meeting of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, January 6, 1919, at Carnegie Hall, New York City / by Horace Meyer Kallen, James Weldon Johnson ; with introductory remarks by John R. Shillady ; summary of address by Dr. William Henry Sheppard and a statement on "The future of Africa" by Wm. E. Burghardt Du Bois.

    • Text
    • New York : NAACP, 1919.
    • 1919
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc Micro R-2202Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • The Book of American Negro poetry [microform], chosen and edited with an essay on the Negro's creative genius by James Weldon Johnson.

    • Text
    • New York, Harcourt, Brace [c1922]
    • 1922
    • 3 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc Micro R-6126Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text NBH (Johnson, J. W. Book of American negro poetry)Offsite
  • William Pickens papers (Additions), 1909-1950

    • Moving image
    • 1909-1950
    • 25 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image Sc Micro R-4463 r. 25Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image Sc Micro R-4463 r. 16Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image Sc Micro R-4463 r. 15Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Carl Van Vechten papers, 1833-1965, bulk (1920-1940)

    • Moving image
    • 1833-1965
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    NYPL Digital Collections
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image MssCol 3142Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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  • The book of American Negro spirituals / edited with an introd. by James Weldon Johnson ; musical arrangements by J. Rosamond Johnson, additional numbers by Lawrence Brown.

    • Text
    • New York : Viking Press, c1925.
    • 1925
    • 1 item

    Available Online

    NYPL Digital Collections
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc F 95-32Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Carmen de Lavallade [videorecording]

    • Moving image
    • 1968-1973.
    • 1968-1973
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image *MGZIDVD 5-3741Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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  • Joyce Trisler Danscompany [videorecording]

    • Moving image
    • 1992.
    • 1992
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image *MGZIDVD 5-3300Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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  • Trisler Danscompany [videorecording]

    • Moving image
    • 1991-1992.
    • 1991-1992
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image *MGZIA 4-1891Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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  • Trisler Danscompany [videorecording]

    • Moving image
    • c1994.
    • 1994
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image *MGZIA 4-1893Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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  • America as Americans see it / edited by Fred J. Ringel ; Illustrated by over 100 American artists.

    • Text
    • New York : The Literary Guild, c1932
    • 1932
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text IDS (Ringel, F. J. America as Americans see it. Literary Guild ed.) 1932Offsite
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  • Neger-literatur = Neger liṭeraṭur.

    • Text
    • [New York : s.n., 1926]
    • 1926
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc Micro R-1940Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Southern road, poems by Sterling A. Brown; drawings by E. Simms Campbell.

    • Text
    • New York, Harcourt, Brace and company, [c1932]
    • 1932
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Berg Coll (Brown) 99-12586Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320

    Available by appointment at Schwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320

  • Goyescas : or the rival lovers / Opera in three tableaux by Enrique Granados. The book by Ferdinand Periquet. The music by Enrique Granados. English version by James Weldon Johnson.

    • Text
    • New York : G. Schirmer, 1915.
    • 1915
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text *MZ (Granados) (Periquet, F. Goyescas)Performing Arts Research Collections - Music

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  • The books of American Negro spirituals : including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals / James Weldon Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson.

    • Notated music
    • New York : Da Capo Press, 1969, c1925-26.
    • 1969-1925
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music JME 01-322Offsite
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  • Goyescas [microform] : or the rival lovers / Opera in three tableaux by Enrique Granados. The book by Ferdinand Periquet. The music by Enrique Granados. English version by James Weldon Johnson.

    • Text
    • New York : G. Schirmer, 1915.
    • 1915
  • Passionale : four songs for tenor / music by H.T. Burleigh ; lyrics by James Weldon Johnson.

    • Notated music
    • New York : Classical Vocal Reprints, c2000.
    • 2000-1915
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music JMF 01-1213Offsite
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  • Marie Joe Browne collection, 1868-1999.

    • Mixed material
    • 1868-1999
    • 3 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material Sc MG 685 Box 3Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material Sc MG 685 Box 1Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material SC MG 685 Box 2Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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  • Goyescas [microform] : an opera in three tableaux / the book by Fernando Periquet ; the music by Enrique Granados ; English version by James Weldon Johnson.

    • Notated music
    • New York, London : G. Schirmer ; Boston : The Boston Music Co., c1915.
    • 1915
    • 2 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music Sc+ 782-G (Granados, E. Goyescas)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music Sc Micro R-2244Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Poetry of the Negro [sound recording].

    • Audio
    • New York, N.Y. : Glory Records, 196-
    • 1960-1969
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio *LZR 27495 [Disc]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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  • Eugene Percy Roberts papers, 1912-1917.

    • Mixed material
    • 1912-1917
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Mixed material Sc Mg 169 1 folder Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives

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  • Sidney Poitier reads "Poetry of the Black man" with Doris Belack [sound recording].

    • Audio
    • New York : United Artists, [1969]
    • 1968
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio *LZR 46388 [Disc]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

    Available - Can be used on site. Please visit New York Public Library - Performing Arts Research Collections to submit a request in person.

  • Dr. Margaret Walker Alexander reads poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar and James Weldon Johnson and Langston Hughes [sound recording].

    • Audio
    • New York, N.Y. : Folkways, p1975.
    • 1975
    • 2 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio *LRX 8062 [Texts]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio *LRX 8062 [Disc]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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  • Anthology of Negro poets in the U.S.A. [sound recording] : 200 years / read by Arna Bontemps.

    • Audio
    • New York : Folkways, p1955.
    • 1955
    • 2 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio *LRX 8058 [Notes]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Audio *LRX 8058 [Disc]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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  • The Books of American Negro spirituals : including The book of American Negro spirituals and The second book of Negro spirituals / [compiled by] James Welden Johnson and J. Rosamond Johnson.

    • Notated music
    • New York : Viking Press, 1940.
    • 1940-1925
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Notated music J 784.7 JOffsite
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  • The Creation [motion picture] / Will Vinton Productions.

    • Moving image
    • New York : Billy Budd, 1981.
    • 3 items
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image J M16 A-502 COffsite
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    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image J M16 A-502 COffsite
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image J M16 A-502 COffsite
  • God's trombones [videorecording] : a trilogy of African-American poems / Will Vinton Productions (1st, 3rd films), Billy Budd Films (2nd film)

    • Moving image
    • New York : Billy Budd Films, 1994.
    • 1994-1991
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image VTH 5126 GReserve Film and Video Children's Fiction

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  • Fly [videorecording] : Five first ladies of dance / presented by 651 Arts.

    • Moving image
    • c2009.
    • 2009-530
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Moving image *MGZIDVD 5-5302Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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  • O Southland : for mixed voices, S.A.T.B. / arr. by H.T. Burleigh ...

    • Text
    • New York : G. Ricordi & co., inc., [c1919]
    • 1919
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text Sc 784.6-B (Burleigh, H. O Southland)Schomburg Center - Research & Reference

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  • Mexico / lyrics by Bob Cole and James W. Johnson ; music by Bob Cole.

    • Text
    • New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1904.
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text M.C. (Humpty Dumpty, 1904)Performing Arts Research Collections - Music

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  • Nora Bayes and Jack Northworth's songs in Louis F. Werba & Mark A. Luescher's production of : Little Miss Fix-it.

    • Text
    • New York : Northworth Publishing, 1911.
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text M.C. (Little Miss Fix-it)Performing Arts Research Collections - Music

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  • Nancy Brown.

    • Text
    • New York : [various imprints], c1903.
    • 1 item
    FormatCall NumberItem Location
    Text M.C. (Nancy Brown)Performing Arts Research Collections - Music

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