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Oscar Micheaux: Schomburg Center Collections

Author and first major African-American feature filmmaker

Art and Artifacts

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  • 11 stamps of various texts
  • Stereoplate with proof for The Masquerade 


  • Case of Mrs. Wingate
  • Story of Dorothy Stanfield
  • The Masquerade
  • Montclair African American Film Festival



Note: All items are a separation from the Oscar Micheaux papers in the Manuscripts Archives and Rare Book Division.



Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference: Biographies

Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books

Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference: Books by Oscar Micheaux

Photographs and Prints

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (1910 - 1930). Oscar Micheaux

Moving Image and Recorded Sound