James Weldon Johnson Collection
Photographs and film stills used to illustrate the pioneering film magazine Close Up (1927-1933), edited and published by writers and filmamkers Kenneth Macpherson, Bryher (Annie Winifred Ellerman), and H. D. (Hilda Doolittle). A complete description of the collection can be found online: Close Up Magazine Photograph File YCAL MSS 337.
July 6, 2010
Manuscript drafts of "Montage of a Dream Deferred" by Langston Hughes (JWJ MSS 26 Langston Hughes Papers Finding Aid; additional images from the Langston Hughes Papers)
June 28, 2010
Tea with André Leon Talley, Editor-at-Large, Vogue magazine at Beinecke Library, 121 Wall Street, New Haven Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 4:00 p.m.Co-Sponsored by Ezra Stiles College.
March 22, 2010
Scrapbook compiled by Hilary Todd, a student at Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute (197 photographic prints, many identified with ink inscriptions, circa 1919-1923) JWJ MSS 51.
March 15, 2010
Grace Nail Johnson (Mrs. James Weldon Johnson), bridal photo in Panama 1910. (JWJ MSS 49)
February 24, 2010