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Hurston, Zora Neale Collection

Identifier: 2017-001-Hurston

Scope and Contents

This is a collection maintained by the Rollins College Archives that documents Zora Neale Hurston's life, literary career and her connection with the College in the 1930s, including: copies of her correspondence with college personnel, playbills and reviews on her folklore performances at Rollins' Recreation Hall, some audiovisual materials and the Zora Neale Hurston Festival in Eatonville, Florida, while the bulk of the collection consisting of secondary source materials on her biography and literary reviews.


  • Majority of material found within 1930


2 Linear Feet : Two linear feet of archival materials in four boxes.

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Repository Details

Part of the Rollins College Archives & Special Collections Repository

Rollins College Box 2744
1000 Holt Avenue
Winter Park 32789-4499 US