7 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) African Americans--Religion.

  1. Nannie Helen Burroughs papers, 1900-1963

    110,000 items ; 342 containers plus 19 oversize ; 134.4 linear feet ; 5 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Educator, religious leader, and advocate for African American rights. Correspondence, financial records, memoranda, notebooks, speeches and writings, subscription and literature orders, student records, and other papers relating primarily to Burroughs's founding and management of the National Training School for Women and Girls in Washington, D.C., and to her activities with the Woman's...

  2. Frances G. Wickes papers, 1896-1996

    4,300 items ; 18 containers ; 7.2 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and lay psychologist. Correspondence, writings, and subject files relating primarily to Wickes’s work as a Jungian psychologist and author.

  3. National Visionary Leadership Project interviews and conference collection, 1997-2009

    33 boxes transcripts: 15 v. : col. ill. ; 22 cm. 288 transcripts, unbound manuscripts, 4 folders 1026 videocassettes (Betacam, DVCAM, Mini-DV) : sound, color, various sizes 7 videocassettes (VHS) : sound, color. 12 video discs (CD-ROM) : sound, color. artifact : 1 medal 868 photographs prints : color ; 4 x 6. 3351 photographs : digital, jpeg files, color. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The National Visionary Leadership Project Interviews and Conference Collection consists primarily of master recordings of interviews by the National Visionary Leadership Project with significant figures in 20th century African American history. In addition, the collection includes transcripts (both printed and electronic) of a portion of the interviews, edited versions of the interviews and...

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  4. Rosa Parks papers, 1866-2006

    7,500 items ; 40 containers plus 17 oversize and 1 artifact container ; 50 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Civil rights activist. Correspondence; family papers; writings; notes; statements; programs; medals, resolutions, and other honors; financial, employment, health, and estate records; drawings; photographs; address books; appointment calendars; memorabilia; magazine and newspaper clippings; books; and other printed matter documenting her personal life and civil rights activism.

  5. Eleanor Dickinson collection, 1901-2004

    manuscripts: 90 folders. preservation tapes: 99 sound tape reels (261 hrs. 30 min.) : analog, 2 track, various speeds ; 10 in. 86 sound cassettes : analog. 170 video reels ; various sizes. 11 videocassettes ; various sizes. 18 photographic prints : black and white ; 3 x 5 in. 17 color slides. 222 powerpoint slides : digital prints, grayscale. 2 artifacts. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    This collection of video recordings, sound recordings, manuscripts, photographs, graphic materials, and artifacts documents Protestant religious revival meetings of various denominations in the southern Appalachian region, primarily in Tennessee, West Virginia, Kentucky, Virginia, and Georgia. The collection includes interviews with church leaders and members of congregations, and documentation...

  6. Art Rosenbaum Georgia folklore collection, 1955-1983

    236 audiocassette tapes; 1 box of manuscripts and electronic media -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Copies of audio tape recordings made by Art Rosenbaum in north and coastal Georgia and South Carolina principally in the 1970s and early 1980s. These field recordings encompass many genres of acoustic folk music, including gospel, shout, blues, ballads, and some interviews with the performers, recorded in homes, churches, and festivals.

  7. Library of Congress and Fisk University Mississippi Delta collection, 1941-1943

    493 items ; 1 container plus 1 oversize ; 4 linear feet. 350 manuscript items. 10 sound discs : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. 87 sound discs : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 16 in. 46 negative prints : black and white ; 54 x 37 cm and smaller. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists of a portion of the materials generated by a joint field project -- the Coahoma County, Mississippi, field project, 1941-1942 -- undertaken by Alan Lomax, Assistant in Charge of the Archive of American Folk Song at the Library of Congress, and Fisk University faculty members including Charles S. Johnson, John Wesley Work, and Lewis Wade Jones. Field recordings were made...