Julys' Post Cards
Alain Leroy Locke was an American writer, philosopher, educator, and patron of the arts. Distinguished as the first African-American Rhodes Scholar in 1907, Locke was the philosophical architect —the acknowledged "Dean"— of the Harlem Renaissance.
William Edward Burghardt Du Bois was an American sociologist, socialist, historian, civil rights activist, Pan-Africanist, author, writer and editor.
Countee Cullen was an American poet, novelist, children's writer, and playwright, particularly well known during the Harlem Renaissance.
This image is from Harlem: Mecca of the New Negro the issue was illustrated by Reiss, It's in the section “Harlem Types,” a three-page spread devoted to portraits of a range of subjects, includes text by Locke. This gent is Congo.
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