Federal Writers' Project (N.Y.)

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The Federal Writers' Project (FWP) was established in 1935 by the Works Progress Administration (WPA).

From the description of Federal Writers' Project Negro Group papers, 1927-1940. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702186237

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creatorOf Federal Writers' Project (N.Y.). Federal Writers' Project Negro Group papers, 1927-1940. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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associatedWith Calloway, Cab, 1907-1994. person
associatedWith Curtwright, Wesley. person
associatedWith Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974. person
associatedWith Ellison, Ralph. person
associatedWith Gellert, Lawrence, 1898-1979. person
associatedWith Handy, W. C. 1873-1958. person
associatedWith Hill, Abram, 1911-1986. person
associatedWith Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938. person
associatedWith McKay, Claude, 1890-1948. person
associatedWith Moon, Henry Lee, 1901- person
associatedWith Poston, Ted, 1906-1974. person
associatedWith Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976. person
associatedWith United States. Works Progress Administration (N.Y.) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Authors, American--20th century
Harlem Renaissance
African American authors--20thcentury
Antislavery movements
Underground railroad
African Americans--Social life and customs
African American artists

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Active 1927

Active 1940

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