Locke, Alain, 1885-1954

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Alain LeRoy Locke was an African-American professor of philosophy at Howard University.

From the description of Alain LeRoy Locke photograph, and funeral orations brochure, 1952-1954. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 48822627

African American teacher, philosopher, author, and critic.

From the description of Papers, 1841-1983 (bulk 1898-1954). (Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center). WorldCat record id: 70939715

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referencedIn Willis Richardson papers, 1910-1974 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Moorland, Jesse Edward, 1863-1940. Papers, ca. 1790-ca. 1939. Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center
referencedIn Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. William Stanley Braithwaite papers, 1898-1979. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Carrington, C. Glenn, 1904-1975,. African American artists exhibit announcements, 1927-1982. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954. Papers, 1841-1983 (bulk 1898-1954). Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center
creatorOf Carrington, C. Glenn, 1904-1975. Glenn Carrington papers, 1921-1971. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Durham Fact-Finding Conference records, 1929-1930 and 1942-1945 North Carolina Central University, James E. Shepard Memorial Library
creatorOf Fauset, Arthur Huff, 1899-1983. Arthur Huff Fauset papers, 1855-1983. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. William Stanley Braithwaite collection, 1899-1939. Morgan State University
referencedIn Hocking, William Ernest. William Ernest Hocking Papers. 1860-1979. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Caliver, Ambrose, 1894-1962. Ambrose Caliver collection, 1912-1938. John Hope and Aurelia E. Franklin Library. Special Collections & Archives
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946. Papers. 1921-1979. Tulane University, Amistad Research Center
referencedIn Henry Allen Moe Papers, 1920-1975 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977. Papers, 1865-1998 (inclusive), 1905-1975 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Ralph Bunche papers, 1922-1988 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
referencedIn Bernhard Stern/Alain Locke collection, 1931-1955 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
creatorOf Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988. Small collections in the James Weldon Johnson collection, 1850-1976. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Papers of Shirley Graham Du Bois, 1865-1998 (inclusive), 1905-1975 (bulk) Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938. Arthur Alfonso Schomburg collection, 1920-1938, 1985-1993. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Glenn Carrington papers, 1921-1971 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
referencedIn Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939. Benjamin Griffith Brawley papers, 1917-1936. Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center
creatorOf Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954. Alain LeRoy Locke photograph, and funeral orations brochure, 1952-1954. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson), 1904-1971. Ralph Bunche papers, 1922-1988. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Spencer, Anne, 1882-1975. Papers of Anne Spencer and the Spencer family [manuscript], 1829, 1864-2007. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Papers of Langston Hughes [manuscript], 1925-1982. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Stern, Bernhard Joseph, 1894-1956. Bernhard Stern/Alain Locke collection, 1931-1955. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1929-1937. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Long, Richard A., 1927-. Richard A. Long collection, 1951-1976. Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library
creatorOf Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1886-1954. Correspondence with publishers, 1902-1920. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn American Scholar, Records, 1926-2006, (bulk 1944-2005) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Lawrence, William, 1895-1981. William Lawrence papers, ca. 1919-1988. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960, 1892-1958 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn William Stanley Braithwaite papers, 1898-1979 The New York Public Library. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division.
referencedIn American Scholar records, 1926-2006 (bulk 1944-2005). Library of Congress
referencedIn McKay, Claude, 1890-1948. Claude McKay collection, 1853-1990 (bulk 1922-1948). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Conference on Science, Philosophy, and Religion. Records. 1939-1977. 1940-1968. Ocean County College Library, OCC Library
referencedIn Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Intergroup Activities Photographs, [ca. 1937-1968]. Ocean County College Library, OCC Library
referencedIn Carrington, C. Glenn, 1904-1975. Papers, 1861-1977. Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center
referencedIn Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958. Anson Phelps Stokes family papers, 1761-1960 (inclusive), 1892-1958 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn White, Clarence Cameron, 1880-1960. Clarence Cameron White collection, 1872-1965 (bulk, 1930-1960). Moorland-Spingarn Resource Center
referencedIn Harrison, James Frank, 1885-1979. James Frank Harrison family collection, 1922-1985. Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, Central Library
referencedIn Jewish Theological Seminary of America. General Files. Records, 1902-1972. 1940-1972 (bulk). Ocean County College Library, OCC Library
referencedIn Moe, Henry Allen, 1894-1975. Papers, [ca. 1920]-1975. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Chapin, Katherine Garrison, 1890-1977. Katherine Biddle papers, 1907-1977 (bulk 1935-1969). Georgetown University, Joseph Mark Lauinger Memorial Library
creatorOf Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. Papers of William Stanley Beaumont Braithwaite [manuscript] 1904-1935 (1958). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Claude McKay collection, 1853-1990, 1922-1948 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Jacob Lawrence Papers, 1937-1971 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Otto, Max Carl, 1876- . Papers, 1860-1963. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977. Willis Richardson papers, 1910-1974. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn McKay, Claude, 1890-1948. Claude McKay collection, 1853-1990 (bulk 1922-1948). Yale University Library
referencedIn Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946. The Countee Cullen/Harold Jackman Memorial Collection. Atlanta University Center, Robert W. Woodruff Library
referencedIn Small Collections in the James Weldon Johnson collection, 1850-1976 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Arna Bontemps Papers, 1927-1968 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
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associatedWith American Association for Adult Education. corporateBody
correspondedWith American Scholar corporateBody
associatedWith Associates in Negro Folk Education. corporateBody
associatedWith Barthé, Richmond, 1901-1989. person
associatedWith Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973 person
associatedWith Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962. person
associatedWith Brawley, Benjamin Griffith, 1882-1939. person
associatedWith Bunche, Ralph J. (Ralph Johnson), 1904-1971. person
associatedWith Caliver, Ambrose, 1894-1962. person
associatedWith Carnegie Corporation of New York corporateBody
associatedWith Carrington, C. Glenn, 1904-1975, person
correspondedWith Chapin, Katherine Garrison, 1890-1977. person
associatedWith Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972. person
associatedWith Conference on Science, Philosophy, and Religion. corporateBody
associatedWith Conference on Science, Philosophy and Religion in Relation to the Democratic Way of Life. corporateBody
associatedWith Cullen, Countee, 1903-1946. person
associatedWith Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977. person
associatedWith Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963. person
associatedWith Durham Fact-Finding Conference. corporateBody
associatedWith Fauset, Arthur Huff, 1899-1983. person
associatedWith Harrison, James Frank, 1885-1979. person
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
associatedWith Howard University. corporateBody
associatedWith Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. person
associatedWith Hurston, Zora Neale. person
associatedWith Jewish Theological Seminary of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Jewish Theological Seminary of America. General Files. corporateBody
associatedWith Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956. person
associatedWith Karpman, Benjamin, 1886- person
associatedWith Krikorian, Yervant H. (Yervant Hovhannes), b. 1892. person
associatedWith Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000 person
associatedWith Lawrence, William, 1895-1981. person
associatedWith Locke, Ishmael. person
associatedWith Locke, Mary Hawkins. person
associatedWith Locke, Pliny. person
associatedWith Long, Richard A., 1927- person
associatedWith Maran, René, 1887-1960. person
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith McKay, Claude, 1890-1948. person
associatedWith Moe, Henry Allen, 1894-1975. person
associatedWith Moorland, Jesse Edward, 1863-1940. person
associatedWith Nelson, William Stuart, 1895-1977. person
associatedWith Otto, Max Carl, 1876- . person
associatedWith Progressive Education Association (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Richardson, Willis, 1889-1977. person
associatedWith Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938. person
associatedWith SHIRLEY GRAHAM DU BOIS, 1896-1977 person
associatedWith Spencer, Anne, 1882-1975. person
associatedWith Stern, Bernhard Joseph, 1894-1956. person
associatedWith Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958. person
associatedWith White, Clarence Cameron, 1880-1960. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Subject
African American philosophy
African American arts
African literature
Art, African
African Americans--Education
Multiculturalism
African American philosophers
African Americans--Intellectual life
American literature--African American authors
Harlem Renaissance
Occupation
African American authors
African American intellectuals
Critic
African American teachers
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Person

Birth 1886-09-13

Death 1954-06-09

Americans

English

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