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Biography & Personal Papers



link to catalog page LASALLE, Always the Queen

Always the Queen

The Denise LaSalle Story

Author: Denise LaSalle, with David Whiteis
Pub Date: May 2020

The autobiography of the southern soul superstar   learn more...

link to catalog page WEST, Ebony Magazine and Lerone Bennett Jr.

Ebony Magazine and Lerone Bennett Jr.

Popular Black History in Postwar America

Author: E. James West
Pub Date: February 2020

How Ebony educated African Americans about their own history   learn more...

The Heart of a Woman

The Life and Music of Florence B. Price

Author: Rae Linda Brown Edited and with a Foreword by Guthrie P. Ramsey Jr.
Pub Date: June 2020

An in-depth look at the music of the groundbreaking black woman composer   learn more...

link to catalog page WEEMS, The Merchant Prince of Black Chicago

The Merchant Prince of Black Chicago

Anthony Overton and the Building of a Financial Empire

Author: Robert E. Weems Jr.
Pub Date: March 2020

The booms and busts of the celebrated African American entrepreneur   learn more...

Money, Marriage, and Madness

The Life of Anna Ott

Author: Kim E. Nielsen
Pub Date: June 2020

A female physician battling oppression and the law in the nineteenth century Midwest   learn more...

link to catalog page MCKAY, ED. NEILSON & TEUSCHER, Pacific Apostle

Pacific Apostle

The 1920-21 Diary of David O. McKay in the Latter-day Saint Island Missions

Author: David O. McKay Edited by Reid L. Neilson and Carson V. Teuscher
Pub Date: January 2020

The day-by-day account of an epic spiritual quest   learn more...

link to catalog page, Peggy Seeger

Peggy Seeger

A Life of Music, Love, and Politics

Author: Jean R. Freedman
Pub Date: Cloth: March 2017, Paper: February 2020

A full-length biography of the folk music legend   learn more...

link to catalog page CUSHING, Blues Before Sunrise 2

Blues Before Sunrise 2

Interviews from the Chicago Scene

Author: Steve Cushing
Pub Date: November 2019

Face-to-face with the blues, one more time   learn more...

link to catalog page, Building the Black Arts Movement

Building the Black Arts Movement

Hoyt Fuller and the Cultural Politics of the 1960s

Author: Jonathan Fenderson
Pub Date: April 2019

A revolution in African American culture and the figure who helped bring it to fruition   learn more...

link to catalog page, Cinematic Encounters 2

Cinematic Encounters 2

Portraits and Polemics

Author: Jonathan Rosenbaum
Pub Date: June 2019

The importance of fighting for, and about, films   learn more...

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