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Langston Hughes Was Born


Draft of Hughes' 'Ballad of Booker T.'

Hughes' poem "The Ballad of Booker T"

CREDIT: "Langston Hughes, half-length portrait, standing, facing right, holding piece of paper in his hands, in Paris, France." 1938. Acme Newspictures, Inc, New York World--Telegram & Sun Collection, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress.

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