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African Americans

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on citizens of the United States of black African descent. Works on blacks who temporarily reside in the United States, such as aliens, students from abroad, etc., are entered under Blacks--United States. Works on blacks outside the United States are entered under Blacks--[place].

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Bishop R. E. Ranger Papers

Identifier: P-0068
Scope and Contents Note

The Bishop R. E. Ranger Papers contain photographs, books, cards and awards. The materials date from 1924-1992. The collection contains items Bishop R. E. Ranger acquired while pastoring as well as materials he collected about his wife, Blanche Ranger.

Dates: 1924 - 1992

Debbie Reynolds-Hazen Papers

Identifier: P-0052
Scope and Contents The Debbie Reynolds-Hazen Papers contain awards, certificates, memorials, and a photograph. The materials date from 1989-2010 and measure 1.63 linear feet (2 boxes). Due to the small size of the collection, the materials are described at the folder level.The first folder contains assorted items related to Mrs. Reynolds-Hazen’s community work.The second folder contains certificates awarded to Mrs. Reynolds-Hazen.The third folder contains memorials and...
Dates: 1989 - 2010

Fort Worth Mind

Identifier: C-0010
Scope and Contents Note

The Fort Worth Mind collection consists of both hard copies and microfilm of the newspaper and its insert, Gravure Weekly (from the 1930s). There are no complete runs of the newspaper for the years covered. The Gravure Weekly and the newspapers in Box 11 are not available on microfilm.

Dates: 1933 - 1984

Jubilee Theatre Records

Identifier: R-0086
Scope and Contents

Jubilee Theatre Records consists of some administrative records including promotional records; however, the bulk of the collection is scripts and photographs. The scripts consists of plays and musicals the theatre produced as well as some they did not.

Dates: 1936 - 2017; Majority of material found within 1987 - 2015

Lyons Photograph Collection

Identifier: W-0037
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two boxes of autograph photographs of artists. The second box consists of oversized and mounted photographs. The programs related to this collection are in a separate collection under Music Programs.

Dates: 1917 - 1950

Peter Feresten Photographs

Identifier: C-0022
Scope and Description Peter Feresten’s photography collection consists mainly black and white prints although a number of color prints are included. Some of these prints have been matted for display. The sizes of the prints vary. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1919-2007; bulk dates are [1976]-2007. The collection is made up of 9 boxes (28.76 linear feet) of materials. Series I, Documents & Signs, consists of materials used in the planning of the 2005 library exhibit of Peter Feresten’s...
Dates: 1919-2007

Reby Cary Papers

Identifier: P-0081
Scope and Contents Note The Reby Cary Papers consists of correspondence, clippings, photographs, programs, awards and plaques, and subject files relating to the careers and interests of Mr. Cary. The materials date from 1943-2008 and measure 14.4 linear feet (23 boxes). The collection has been divided into eight series: Biographical, Subject Files, Clippings, Photographs, Audio/Visual & Electronic Records, Awards, Memorabilia, and Oversized Materials. The Biographical series (1943-2008) contains...
Dates: 1943 - 2008

Tarrant County Black Historical and Genealogical Society Records

Identifier: R-0076
Dates: 1950 - 2000