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Harlem on My Mind: Our Faces, Our Places

Celebrating The Harlem Renaissance People and Places, 1918 - 1937


Welcome to The Harlem Renaissance Research Site, your information gateway for research, teaching, and learning. Feel free to contact me for your research and classroom needs.

                                                         Leta Hendricks

Book People

Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois

Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois

February 23, 1868 – August 27, 1963

African American Bibliophile, Africanist, Author, Scholar, Educator, and Activist


Dr. Alain LeRoy Locke

Dr. Alain LeRoy Locke

September 13, 1886 – June 9, 1954

African American Bibliophile, Editor, Educator, Philosopher, and Scholar

James Weldon Johnson

James Weldon Johnson

June 17, 1871 – June 26, 1938

African American Author, Diplomat, Lyricist, Historian, Educator, and Activist

Dr. Carter G. Woodson

Dr. Carter G. Woodson

December 19, 1875 — April 3, 1950

African American Bibliophile, Historian, Africanist, Author, Scholar, and Educator

Arturo Alfonso Schomburg

Arthur Alfonso Schomburg

January 24, 1874 – June 10, 1938

Afro-Rican Bibliophile, Africanist, Historian, and Curator

L. S. Alexander Gumby

L. S. Alexander Gumby

February 1, 1885 – March 16, 1961 

African American Archivist, Historian and Patron of the Arts

Dr. Jesse E. Morland

Dr. Jesse E. Moorland

September 10, 1863 – April 30, 1940

African American Bibliophile, Minister, and Community Leader

African American and African Studies Librarian, Anthropology Librarian, and Comparative Studies Librarian

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