The Paul Laurence Dunbar Collection of local, national and international interest, covers the period 1890 to the present . The collection includes all of his publications (mostly first editions), music, programs, cartoon sketches by Ernest Blumenschein, correspondence, newspapers and newspaper clippings, pamphlets, photographs and miscellaneous material. Librarians of the Dayton and Montgomery County Public Library gathered the material over the years.
Dayton Metro Library - 215 E. Third St., Dayton, OH 45402 - (937) 403-BOOK
Original Finding Aid
Finding aid prepared by Elli Bambakidis, May 1992, revised Sept. 2001