Henry Kmen papers, 1949-1975
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Brief Description: The collection includes materials for a course on American civilization, articles, book budgets, class notes, correspondence, jazz notes, pamphlets, periodicals, possible Kmen manuscripts, and tests. Henry Arnold Kmen was a member of Tulane University's history faculty and introduced the Black Studies Program at Tulane in the 1960s.
Held at:
Offsite Repository
900 S. Jefferson Davis Highway
New Orleans, LA 70125
Email: larc [at] tulane.edu
Record Series Number: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 1027
Created by: Kmen, Henry Arnold.
Volume: 16.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The collection is arranged alphabetically by topic. The collection consists of sixteen boxes. It is 8 linear feet.
Biographical Note for Kmen, Henry Arnold. : Henry Arnold Kmen was a member of Tulane University's history faculty and introduced the Black Studies Program at Tulane in the 1960s. He contributed to a number of professional journals and was the author of Music in New Orleans: The Formative Years, 1791-1841.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions. Collections is stored offsite, please contact LaRC staff at least two business days in advance to determine availability of the collection.
Subject Index
African-American studies.
Kmen, Henry Arnold.
Music -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
New Orleans (La) -- Music.
Tulane University. Dept. of History.
Genres/Forms of Material
Articles.
Correspondence.
Lecture notes.
Manuscripts for publication.
Pamphlets.
Research notes.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
PreferredCitation: Henry Kmen papers, Manuscripts Collection 1027, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011.