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Philip Butcher papers, 1864-2005, bulk 1940-1990

Series II. Subject Files, 1864-2005, undated

Included here is an array of material, both personal and professional. Clippings, bulletins, conference proceedings, committee work, funding applications, photographs, and autographed articles written by Philip Butcher's former students and colleagues at Morgan State University are here. Also included are programs, playbills, and photographs of James Butcher's professional activities at Howard University. A smattering of correspondence can be found within the subject files.

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Box 2 Folder 1 Afro-American Literature, 1928-1969


Box 2 Folder 2 William H. Beardsley, 1987-1988


Box 2 Folder 3 Arna Bontemps, 1943-1967


Box 2 Folder 4 William S. Braithwaite, 1928-1970


Box 2 Folder 5 Sterling Brown, 1947-1990



Box 14 Sterling Brown--Phonograph Record, Undated


James Butcher



Box 2 Folder 6 Biographical Info, 1942-1996



Box 14 Folder 1 Howard University Players, 1937, undated, 1937, undated



Box 16 Howard University and Spelman College--Video Tapes and Film, 1965-1966, 1981, 1996, Undated, 1965-1966, 1981, 1996, Undated



Box 2 Folder 7 Howard University--Norway Theatre Workshop, 1949-1950


Box 2 Folder 8 Professorial Career, 1949-1986


Box 2 Folder 9 Plays, 1948-1957



Box 12 Folder 2 to 3 Playbills and Programs, 1935-1983 (2 Folders), 1935-1983


Box 12 Folder 4 to 5 Production Photos, circa 1920s-1960s, 1980s (2 Folders), 1920s-1960s, 1980s



Box 2 Folder 10 General, 1949-1999, Undated, 1949-1999, Undated


Box 2 Folder 11 James Butcher Sr., 1949-1950


Box 2 Folder 12 Margaret Just Butcher, 1947-1957, Undated, 1947-1957, Undated


Box 2 Folder 13 Vada Butcher, 1978-1987



Box 3 Folder 1 Center for Editions of American Authors, 1967-1971


Box 3 Folder 2 Clippings--General, 1951-1984


Box 3 Folder 3 College Language Association, 1956-1986


Box 3 Folder 4 Thomas Cripps, 1988-1989


Box 3 Folder 5 Ossie Davis, 1965


Box 3 Folder 6 Deans of Black Grad Schools, 1975-1992


Box 3 Folder 7 Frederick Douglass, 1967-1992


Box 3 Folder 8 Ralph Ellison, 1942-1976


Box 3 Folder 9 Walter Fisher, 1977-1988


Box 3 Folder 10 Stephen Foreman, undated


Box 3 Folder 11 David Harris, 2005


Box 3 Folder 12 Highlander Folk School, 1953-1961


Box 3 Folder 13 Lincoln Bible, 1864-1933

(information regarding)


Box 3 Folder 14 Lincoln and Sheridan Letters, 1864

(copies)


Box 3 Folder 15 London, 1991


Box 3 Folder 16 MELUS, 1988



Box 13 Folder 8 Kelly Miller Pamphlets, 1900-1917


Modern Language Association, 1974-1982



Box 4 Folder 1 Hubbell Award Committee, 1981-1982


Box 4 Folder 2 Nominating Committee, 1974-1976


Box 4 Folder 3 to 4 Nominating Committee, 1976 (2 Folders), 1976


Morgan State University, 1953-1978


Box 4 Folder 5 to 6 Faculty Pamphlets, 1953-1978 (2 Folders), 1953-1978


Box 4 Folder 7 General, 1958-1961


Box 4 Folder 8 Lucy Moten Fellowship, 1941-1942


Box 4 Folder 9 Negro Writers Conference, 1965


Box 4 Folder 10 The Octoroon , 1961


Box 4 Folder 11 Permissions--Ethnic Image in Modern America, 1982-1983


Box 4 Folder 12 Printed Materials--Interracial Understanding, 1918-1981


Box 4 Folder 13 Printed Materials--General, 1923-1987



Box 5 Folder 1 Research--Louisiana, 1948-1987


Box 5 Folder 2 Research--The Race Problem, 1918-1980


Box 5 Folder 3 R.S. Simmonds, 1985-1990


Box 5 Folder 4 Southern Negro Youth Conference Bulletin--Autographed, 1937


Box 5 Folder 5 Students, Former--Published Articles, 1986, Undated, 1986, Undated


Box 5 Folder 6 Arlin Turner, 1948-1978


Box 5 Folder 7 Darwin Turner, 1958-1976


Box 5 Folder 8 Mark Twain, 1935-1991


Box 5 Folder 9 University of Iowa--Robert Corrigan, 1969-1970


Box 5 Folder 10 Carl Waltz, 1958-1966


Box 5 Folder 11 World Literature Today , 1973-1985


Box 5 Folder 12 Richard Wright, 1941-1968