The Harlem Renaissance (1925 – 1935)
Short biographical sketches and pictures of 19 artists from that era are featured on a poster in this station. This era “marked an unprecedented period of expression by Blacks in music, literature, politics and economics. Centered in Harlem, NY, the movement ushered in an era of self-discovery and individual expression that was national in origin and international in scope.” Book in this station: The Life and Works of Paul Laurence Dunbar. Two Dolls and jewelry also featured.