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Includes two collections: the African American Pamphlet Collection and the Daniel A.P. Murray Collection with a date range of 1822 through 1909. Most were written by African-American authors, though some were written by others on topics of particular importance in African-American history.
Microfilmed collection held at Columbia University Library concerned with various phases of Black life in America, containing clippings, pamphlets, photographs, letters, manuscripts, and other documents.
The only national museum devoted exclusively to the history and culture of African American life. The collection, totalling nearly 37,000 items, contains historical artifacts, documents, photography, and media.