Frank S. Horne papers, 1927-1974

ArchivalResource

Frank S. Horne papers, 1927-1974

Frank S. Horne papers, 1927-1974

1927-1974

The papers of Frank Smith Horne measure approximately 22 linear feet and consist of 30,000 items dated between 1927 and 1974. Over half of the papers of the collection is personal and business correspondence. The other half consists of financial records, lists, minutes, legal documents, writings, press releases, reports, general items, newspaper clippings, and various collected publications. The papers have been arranged topically and chronologically.

22 linear ft. ca. 30, 000.

eng, Latn

Related Entities

There are 32 Entities related to this resource.

Horne, Lena.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g55f96 (person)

Singer, actress, performer of stage, films and television. Lena Horne was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1917 and began her professional career in 1934 as a chorus girl at the Cotton Club in Harlem, New York. In 1935 her career as a singer was launched with the Noble Sissle and later, the Charlie Barnet bands. She toured extensively in the United States and Europe. In the 1940s she appeared at New York's Cafe Society Downtown and from there went to Hollywood where she became the firs...

Hastie, William Henry, Jr., 1904-1976

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hv3cjz (person)

William Henry Hastie Jr. (November 17, 1904 – April 14, 1976) was an American lawyer, judge, educator, public official, and civil rights advocate. He was the first African American to serve as Governor of the United States Virgin Islands, as a federal judge, and as a federal appellate judge. He served as a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and previously served as District Judge of the District Court of the Virgin Islands. Hastie was born ...

Powell, Adam Clayton, Jr., 1908-1972

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w48kkz (person)

Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. was born November 29, 1908 in New Haven, Connecticut the son of a well known minister. He was a civil rights leader during the 1930s and was elected to represent Harlem in Congress in 1945; he served for eleven terms. He died on April 4, 1972, in Miami, Florida....

Johnson, Clarence, -2004

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hm6h3h (person)

Possibly a school administrator. From the description of Ajo School System study, ca. 1927. (Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division). WorldCat record id: 39853173 ...

Bethune, Mary McLeod, 1875-1955

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g55dcp (person)

Founder and head of Daytona Literary and Industrial School for Training Negro Girls, later Daytona Normal and Industrial Institute for Girls, Daytona-Cookman Collegiate Institute, and Bethune-Cookman College; and Scotia Seminary alumna. From the description of Mary McLeod Bethune papers, 1895-1992 (bulk 1922-1955). (Barber-Scotia College)....

Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w658224h (person)

Thurgood Marshall (b. July 2, 1908, Baltimore, Maryland – d. January 24, 1993, Washington, D.C.) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, serving from October 1967 until October 1991. Marshall was the Court's 96th justice and its first African-American justice. Before becoming a judge, Marshall was a lawyer who was best known for his high success rate in arguing before the Supreme Court and for the victory in Brown v. Board of Education, a 1954 decision that ruled t...

Motley, Constance Baker, 1921-2005

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6n29vgf (person)

Judge; Lawyer; Civil rights advocate; Social reformer; State senator. From the description of Papers 1948-1988. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 46451836 Judge; interviewee married Joel Motley. From the description of Reminiscences of Constance Baker Motley : oral history, 1978. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309741689 Constance Baker Motley, circa 1963 Constance Juanita Baker was born on ...

Alves, Paget, 1917-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6100d1j (person)

Evans, Herbert, 1882-1952

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6rf95gw (person)

Dawson, William L. (William Levi), 1899-1990

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fj2hr6 (person)

William Levi Dawson (1899-1990), African American composer, conductor, and educator, was born in Anniston, Alabama, the oldest of the seven children of George W. Dawson, an illiterate day laborer and former slave, and Eliza Starkey Dawson. Dawson married Cecile Demae Nicholson in 1935. A graduate of the Tuskegee Institute, Dawson composed the NEGRO FOLK SYMPHONY and arranged a number of African American spirituals. He also conducted the Tuskegee Institute Choir for 25 years. Dawson died May 2, 1...

Hunt, Howard F.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65t6w2k (person)

Johnson, Charles Spurgeon, 1893-1956

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6930wjk (person)

Sociologist, race relations expert, author, lecturer, teacher, and college administration; first African American president of Fisk University (1946-1956). From the description of Charles Spurgeon Johnson records, 1858-1956. (Fisk University). WorldCat record id: 70970119 First black president of Fisk University, elected Oct. 1946, inaugurated Nov. 1947; served until 1956; Head of Dept. of Social Science, Fisk University, 1928-1947; sociologist, race relations expert, author...

Jones, Madison, 1925-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6sr0cm5 (person)

Madison Percy Jones, Jr., author and educator, was born 21 March 1925 in Nashville, Tennessee. As an educator, Jones taught English at Miami University (1953-1954), University of Tennessee in Knoxville (1955-1956), and Auburn University (1956- ) where he also taught Creative Writing. He is the author of eight published novels, several short stories, and articles. From the description of Madison Jones papers, 1950-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173863058 ...

Hubbard, DeHart, 1904-1976.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gx7ntr (person)

Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z329rw (person)

African-American poet, critic, playwright, novelist, author of children’s books, librarian. From the guide to the Arna Bontemps Papers, 1927-1968, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) Teacher in New York, N.Y., and Huntsville, Ala.; head librarian, Fisk University; professor, University of Chicago; curator of James Weldon Johnson Collection and visiting professor of English, Yale University; writer in residence, Fisk University; and author. ...

Randolph, A. Philip, 1889-1979.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gt5mjz (person)

Dudley, Edward R., 1911-2005

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67119vn (person)

Marrow, Alfred J. (Alfred Jay), 1905-1978

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6028pfn (person)

Alfred J. Marrow was born on March 8, 1905 in New York City. He earned his MA from Columbia University and his PhD in 1937 from New York University. In 1940, Marrow succeeded his father as President of the Harwood Manufacturing Corporation. Marrow founded the Commission on Community Interrelations in New York and served as its chairman until its dissolution in 1954. He also founded the Research Center for Group Dynamics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Marro...

Horne, Frank Smith, 1899-1974.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vb1kf8 (person)

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61s7dgz (person)

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born on January 30, 1882, in Hyde Park, New York. He was the son of James (lawyer, financier) and Sara (Delano) Roosevelt. He married Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on March 17, 1905, and had six children: Anna, James, Franklin, Elliott, Franklin Jr., John. He received his B.A. from Harvard in 1904 and later attended Columbia University Law School. Roosevelt was admitted to the Bar in 1907 and worked for the Carter, Ledyard, and Milburn firm in New York City from 1907 to 19...

Moon, Henry Lee, 1901-1985

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6jt092p (person)

Journalist; Mr. Moon d.1984. From the description of Reminiscences of Henry Lee Moon and Robert C. Weaver : oral history, 1980. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309742018 ...

Klutznick, Philip M. 1907-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ns140p (person)

Real estate developer, philanthropist, diplomat, government official and Jewish leader. Born 1907. BA, Creighton University, 1926, JD, Creighton University, 1930. President, B'nai B'rith, 1953-1959. President, World Jewish Congress, 1977-1980. U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1980-1981. Died 1999. From the description of Papers, 1914-1999 (inclusive) 1938-1990 (bulk). (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 78757922 ...

Bowles, Chester, 1901-1986

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69h69wf (person)

United States ambassador to India, 1951-1953 and 1963-1969. From the description of The Indo-American development program : the problems and opportunities : mimeograph, 1952. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867525 Chester Bowles was born on April 5, 1901, in Springfield, Massachusetts. He graduated from Yale University in 1924 (B.S.) and established the advertising firm of Benton and Bowles, with William Benton, in 1929. Bowles served in the Office of Price Administration ...

Brown, Richard (Richard N.)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ng81s9 (person)

Gabel, Hortense.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6059h3h (person)

Height, Dorothy I. (Dorothy Irene), 1912-2010

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z901p0 (person)

Social worker. From the description of Reminiscences of Dorothy I. Height : oral history, 1976. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309740864 Civil rights activist; YWCA worker From the description of Dorothy Irene Height papers, 1937-2005 (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 463485177 Dorothy Irene Height was born March 24, 1912 in Richmond, Virginia to Fannie Burroughs and James Height. Both of Height's paren...

Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6s46r5z (person)

Civil rights leader and journalist; d. 1981. From the description of Papers, 1915-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 31605113 Roy Wilkins was born in St. Louis, Missouri, grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota and graduated from the University of Minnesota. Wilkins edited the KANSAS CITY CALL, a Black newspaper, from 1923 to 1931. Wilkins became Assistant Secretary of the NAACP in 1931 and became Executive Secretary in 1955. Under his leadership the NAACP grew to 350,000 members. ...

Granger, Lester B. (Lester Blackwell), 1896-1976

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pk0hm5 (person)

Member of Dartmouth Class of 1918. From the description of [Collection of his published writings]. 1939-1953. (Dartmouth College Library). WorldCat record id: 240653249 Lester Blackwell Granger was an African American civic leader and social worker. Born in 1896, he grew up in Newark, NJ, and graduated from Dartmouth College in 1918. After serving in the United States Army during the First World War, he worked briefly for the Newark chapter of the National Urban League. From...

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6bp03bj (person)

James Weldon Johnson was a publisher, educator, lawyer, composer, artist, diplomat and civil rights leader. Together with his brother, J. Rosamond Johnson, he wrote the song "Lift Every Voice and Sing," which came to be known as the "Negro National Anthem" as well as a large number of popular songs for the musical stage of the early twentieth century. Johnson also served as consul of the United States to Venezuela and Nicaragua. His literary contributions include several books and his position a...

Bond, Horace Mann, 1904-1972

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63f4v8p (person)

Educator, sociologist, scholar, and author. From the description of Horace Mann Bond papers, 1830-1979 (bulk 1926-1972). (University of Massachusetts Amherst). WorldCat record id: 48383227 Horace Mann Bond (1904-1972), African American educator, sociologist, and author. Bond married Julia Agnes Washington (1908-2007), author and librarian, in 1930. The Bonds had three children: Marguerite Jane (1938-), Horace Julian (1940-), and James George (1944-). From the des...

Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6kp8bzq (person)

George Foster Peabody, banker and philanthropist, was born in Columbus, Ga. in 1852 and died in Warm Springs, Ga. in 1938. He was the son of George Henry and Elvira Canfield Peabody and husband of Katrina N. Trask. From the description of Cherokee Indian language letters, 1907. (University of Georgia). WorldCat record id: 259719021 Banker and philanthropist. From the description of Papers of George Foster Peabody, 1894-1937. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 8410865...

Young, Whitney M. Whitney M. Young papers.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66m3wtj (person)

Sociologist. Whitney Moore Young, Jr. (1921-1971) was Executive Director of the National Urban League, 1961-1971. From the description of Papers, 1960-1977. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122443095 ...