James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket

AM Archive: ‘Take This Hammer’

American Master James Baldwin meets with members of the African-American community in San Francisco in the early 1960s. “Take This Hammer” shows Baldwin intent on discovering what he called, “the real situation of Negroes in the city, as opposed to the image San Francisco would like to present.”

The Day Carl Sandburg Died

Gallery: The Carl Sandburg Archive

An exploration of the Carl Sandburg Archive from the Rare Book & Manuscript Library at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.