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Black Literature 1827-1940 (Microform Collection)


The Black Literature, 1827-1940 collection brings together novels, short stories, poems and reviews from black periodicals and newspapers. Black authors, denied publication by mainstream American institutions, turned to their own local newspapers and magazines to give voice to their literary concerns. The entire collection consists of 2,997 fiche and contains more than 150,000 literary works. UB Libraries own Fiche 1-993.


Black Literature, 1827-1940 is available at call number MicFiche PS647.A35 B52 1987. Check the library catalog for location information.


An online index allows users to search bibliographic citations for every item in the Black Literature, 1827-1940 collection. Items not owned may be requested through Delivery+.