Rare Book & Manuscript Library

C. L. R. James papers, 1933-2001, bulk 1948-1989

Addition to the Papers, 2017

Gift of Anna Grimshaw, 4/3/2017. Accession number: 2016.2017.M132

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Box 45 Bound copies of articles and essays by C. L. L. James

On museums; London; Edith Sitwell; slavery

Box 45 Two autograph letters from E. Rogers to Anna Grimshaw, 1990

Box 45 Anna Grimshaw interviews Howard Reid in Handsworth, 1985 November 1

Box 45 Folder: Photographs, 1966

Box 45 Folder: Photographs and ad in envelope

Box 45 Folder: Photographs D. A. Bailey (with letter from Anna Grimshaw to Michael Ondaatje), 1993 April 28

Box 45 Folder: Archive photographs, 1953-1966

Box 45 Folder: Photographs (includes postcard from Peter to Anna Grimshaw), 1938-1953, 1994 June

Box 45 Folder: "Party Politics in the West Indies" (photocopy)

Box 45 Folder: "Preface to Criticism" (photocopy)

Box 45 Blue portfolio with Keith Hart written on flap: "American Civilization" Cyril Lionel Robert James, Anna Grimshaw, Keith Hart (photocopy)

Box 45 Grey portfolio with "Webb Letters 1944" written on the flap

Box 45 Binder: "Love, Nello: The Letters of C. L. R. James to Constance Webb, 1944-1946" Narration by Constance Webb

Videocassettes (VHS):

Box 45 C. L. R. James with Stuart Hall "The Spirit of Lorca"

Box 45 BBC Omnibus: "Beyond a Boundary"

Box 45 C. L. R. James "C4 Lectures"

Box 45 "The Country and the City" (with Raymond Williams); "Memories of the Future" (John Ruskin/William Morris); Arena: Edward Said

Printed Material:

Box 46 Race Today, 1974-1975

Box 46 The Road Make to Walk on Carnival Day

Box 46 New Society clipping (review of Racism and Reaction by Peter Ratcliffe), 1981

Box 46 C. L. R. James and British Trotskyism: An Interview. Socialist Platform, Ltd

Box 46 C. L. R. James: His Life and Work. Urgent Tasks Journal of the Revolutionary Left

Box 46 C. L. R. James--Man of the People (exhibition catalog)

Box 46 Harry Wicks A Memorial

Box 46 The C. L. R. James Journal, Volume 2, Number 1, Winter, 1991

Box 46 The Black Jacobins: a play by C. L. R. James

Box 46 Not For Sale by Michael Manley

Box 46 Southall The Birth of a Black Community

Box 46 Black and White on the Buses

Box 46 Tribute to a Scholar: Appreciating C. L. R. James

Box 46 The Struggle of Asian Workers in Britain

Box 46 The Black Explosion in British Schools

Box 46 Voices of the Living and the Dead by Linton Kwesi Johnson

Box 46 Inglan is a Bitch by Linton Kwesi Johnson

Box 46 From Bobby to Babylon by Darcus Howe

Box 46 C. L. R. James in America by Bill Schwartz

Box 46 Miscellaneous advertisements, clippings and ephemera