Mar 29, 2018 - Sale 2471

Sale 2471 - Lot 247

Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(LITERATURE.) Group relating to Countee Cullen. 23 items, various sizes and conditions, in one folder. Vp, 1929-88

Additional Details

Ephemera relating to the great poet of the Harlem Renaissance, including: Program for a reading he did at the Urban League, 19 May [1929] Promotional card for his anthology On These I Stand Typed Note Signed by Cullen to a Mrs. Christy, acknowledging her fan mail, 3 November 1936 Photostat of his 1946 death certificate Information sheet on the Countee Cullen Memorial Foundation 7 letters to or from his widow Ida Cullen Cooper regarding his literary estate, 1966-88, with 3 of her identification cards and 8 other pieces of modern ephemera.