Our Collection

At the Institute’s core is the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the great archives in American history. More than 70,000 items cover five hundred years of American history, from Columbus’s 1493 letter describing the New World to soldiers’ letters from World War II and Vietnam. Explore primary sources, visit exhibitions in person or online, or bring your class on a field trip.

Brown, Roscoe C. Jr., 1922-2016; Black Culture Quiz

NOT AVAILABLE DIGITALLY Online access and copy requests are not available for this item. If you would like us to notify you when it becomes available digitally, please email us at reference@gilderlehrman.org and include the catalog item number.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.223 Author/Creator: Brown, Roscoe C. Jr., 1922-2016; Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1973 Pagination: 43 p. ; 17.9 x 12.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled "Black Culture Quiz" printed by New York University dated 1973. Prepared by professors at New York University's Institute of Afro-American Affairs. Categories are split by four components pertaining to African American History; "People and their Work," "Places and Events," "Sports, Entertainment and the Arts," and "Science and Economic Life." Also contains a reference list of readings related to the questions.

People: Brown, Roscoe C. Jr., 1922-2016
Revels, Hiram R., 1827-1901
Bruce, Blanche Kelso, 1841-1898
Scott, Dred, 1799-1858
Randolph, A. Phillip, 1889-1979
Cuffe, Paul, 1759-1817
Weaver, Robert C., 1907-1997

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: African American HistoryAfrican American AuthorAfrican AmericansPoliticiansAfrican Americans in GovernmentAfricaColonizationEducationSlaveryDred ScottSupreme CourtLaborUnionsMilitary History

Sub Era: The Seventies

Order a Copy Citation Guidelines for Online Resources