Autograph Letter Hampton Institute

By: Locke, Alain

Price: $750.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Alain Locke. Autograph Letter Signed. Washington, D.C., November 14, 1927. 1pg. To Marion Colvin Deane, a student at Hampton Institute, Virginia, who had requested an autograph. The letter includes Locke's return address in Washington as well as Deane's name and Hampton Institute. Locke writes: "Of course I am delighted to join your "autograph party"; it is indeed a pleasure that you value me enough to include me. Certainly my hobby – the artistic and cultural development of the Negro is well worth prizing – and because of that the individuals who are helping it forward…” Very warm letter by Locke with exceptional content for a short note as well as an association with Hampton Institute. Except for a horizontal mailing fold, the letter is NF. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 1 pages; Signed by Author

Title: Autograph Letter Hampton Institute

Author Name: Locke, Alain

Categories: African - American,

Publisher: Washington DC, Alain Locke: 1927

Binding: Ephemera

Book Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15447

Keywords: African - American Black Negro Harlem Renaissance Alain Locke Paper Ephemera