Citation
James Tokley Papers

Material Information

Title:
James Tokley Papers
Creator:
Tokley, E. James ( Tokley, Eugene James )
Tokley, Joanna, 1940-
Language:
English
Physical Description:
6.05 : (17 boxes) ;

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Tampa (Fla.) -- Race relations ( lcsh )

Notes

Scope and Content:
This collection provides a general overview of E. James and Joanna Tokley's numerous accomplishments and professional and personal activities. Original poetry and stories, programs, speeches, awards and photographs are included, as well as photographs, reports and other business-related files from the Tampa Urban League.
Preferred Citation:
James Tokley Papers, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
Acquisition:
James and Joanna Tokley
Biographical:
The City of Tampa's first official Poet Laureate, James E. Tokley, Sr. has also been cited by former National Urban League president, John E. Jacon, as the Poet Laureate of the National Urban League. Tokley received his B.A. degree in English from Delaware State University, his Masters of Education degree from Temple University, and has completed doctoral coursework at both Temple and University of South Florida.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
None. The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at [url=http://www.copyright.gov/%C2%A0]http://www.copyright.gov/[/url]for more information.
Resource Identifier:
T38 ( USFLDC CID )
u29.378-t38-ead ( USFLDC Handle )

USFLDC Membership

Aggregations:
USF Tampa Library Special Collections Finding Aids

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Mixed Material

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p © Copyright 2018 USF Libraries Special Collections. All rights reserved.
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URL: http://www.lib.usf.edu/special-collections/
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Guide to the James Tokley Papers
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Other Information:
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altrender Biographical Information 545$a Biographical Information:
The City of Tampa's first official Poet Laureate, James E. Tokley, Sr. has also been cited by former National Urban League president, John E. Jacon, as the Poet Laureate of the National Urban League. Tokley received his B.A. degree in English from Delaware State University, his Masters of Education degree from Temple University, and has completed doctoral coursework at both Temple and University of South Florida.
Administrative History 545$b Administrative History:
James Tokley is a poet and educator, known best as the first poet laureate of Hillsborough County and national poet laureate of the Urgan League. He has created recordings of his work and has appeared with the Florida orchestra. His wife Joanna Tokley, served the Urban League for many years. Together, the Tokleys run a consulting company that trains human resources personnel.
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Access Terms
This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Corporate Name:
610 lcsh subject Tampa Urban League (Tampa, Fla.)
Geographic Name:
geogname 651 Tampa (Fla.) -- Race relations.
Personal Name:
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Administrative Information
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Acquisition Information:
Donation
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Conditions Governing Access:
None. The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright. Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at extref linktype simple show embed actuate onrequest href http:www.copyright.gov%C2%A0 http://www.copyright.gov/for more information.
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Preferred Citation:
James Tokley Papers, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.
relatedmaterial 544 1
Related Materials:
Tokley, J., Huse, A. T., University of South Florida Libraries., & University of South Florida. (2003). emph render italic Joanna Tokley. Tampa, Fla: University of South Florida Tampa Library. http://guides.lib.usf.edu/content.php?pid=49131&sid=364838&doi=U23-00138#doi=U23-00138
Tokley, E. J., Williams, N. R., University of South Florida Libraries., & University of South Florida. (2007). James Tokley oral history interview. Tampa, Fla: University of South Florida Tampa Library. http://guides.lib.usf.edu/ohpi#doi=A31-00093
Armwood Family papers, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida. http://www.lib.usf.edu/aeon/eads/index.html?eadrequest=true&ead_id=U29-00028-A18
Jack B. Moore papers, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida. http://www.lib.usf.edu/aeon/eads/index.html?eadrequest=true&ead_id=U29-00054-M23
Helen Gordon Davis Collection, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida. http://www.lib.usf.edu/aeon/eads/index.html?eadrequest=true&ead_id=U29-00126-D05
USF Department of Anthropology African Americans in Florida Project, Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida. http://www.lib.usf.edu/aeon/eads/index.html?eadrequest=true&ead_id=U29-00073-F49
arrangement 351
Arrangement of Materials:
Collection is separated into the following three series: E. James Tokley Personal Materials, Joanna Tokley Personal Materials, and Urban League Business Records. Individual series are arranged according to subject and format.
scopecontent
Scope and Contents
This collection provides a general overview of E. James and Joanna Tokley's numerous accomplishments and professional and personal activities. Original poetry and stories, programs, speeches, awards and photographs are included, as well as photographs, reports and other business-related files from the Tampa Urban League.
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Detailed List of Contents
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Biographical Information
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2
Correspondence
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1
3
Awards and Presentation Programs
id98830
1
4
Articles about E. James Tokley
id98835
1
5
Newspaper Articles by E. James Tokley
id98832
1
7
"Black Insight" -- Newspaper Column by E. James Tokley
1980
id98831
1
6
"Black Insight" -- Newspaper Column by E. James Tokley
1981
id98833
1
8
"Black Insight" -- Newspaper Column by E. James Tokley
1982
id98834
1
9
"Black Insight" -- Newspaper Column by E. James Tokley
1983
item
id98837
1
CD -- Urban Griot
id98838
1
Tape -- Genesis: The History of the African on the Face of the Earth
id98836
2
id98839
2
1
The Heritage Institute Southeast, Inc.
id98840
2
2
Research Grants
id98841
2
3
Teaching Documents
id98842
2
4
"Bittersweet Notes: From the New World Blues"
id98843
2
5
"Oh' St. Regents Anthology"
id98844
2
6
Poetry and Notes 1
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7
Poetry and Notes 2
id159590
2
8
Poetry and Notes 3
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3
id98846
3
1
Poetry and Notes 4
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3
2
Poetry and Notes 5
id159592
3
3
Poetry and Notes 6
id98847
4
id98848
4
1
Poetry and Notes 7
id159593
4
2
Poetry and Notes 8
id159594
4
3
Poetry and Notes 9
id98849
5
id98850
5
1
Poetry, Stories and Notes 1
id159595
5
2
Poetry, Stories and Notes 2
id159596
5
3
Poetry, Stories and Notes 3
id159597
5
4
Poetry, Stories and Notes 4
id98851
6
id98852
6
1
Poetry, Stories and Notes 5
id159598
6
2
Poetry, Stories and Notes 6
id159599
6
3
Poetry, Stories and Notes 7
id98853
7
id98854
7
1
Original Draft of Purl 1
2009-2010
id159600
7
2
Original Draft of Purl 2
2009-2010
id159601
7
3
Original Draft of Purl 3
2009-2010
id98855
8
id98856
8
1
Printed Speeches 1
id159602
8
2
Printed Speeches 2
id98857
9
id98858
9
1
Speeches on Note Cards
id98824
2 Joanna Tokley Personal Materials
id98859
10
id98860
10
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Resume
id98861
10
2
Awards and Presentation Programs
id98862
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3
Correspondence
id98863
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4
Correspondence from "Black America Insight" -- Newspaper Column by Joanna Tokley
id98864
10
5
"Black Image" -- Newspaper Column by Joanna Tokley
id98865
10
6
Newspaper Articles by Joanna Tokley
id98866
10
7
Photographs
id98867
10
8
Research
id98868
10
9
Research -- Blanche Armwood
id98869
11
id98870
11
1
Printed Speeches 1
id159624
11
2
Printed Speeches 2
id159625
11
3
Printed Speeches 3
id159626
11
4
Printed Speeches 4
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12
id159642
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1
Speeches on Note Cards
id98825
3 Urban League Business Records
id98873
13
id98874
13
1
National Urban League
id98875
13
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National Urban Leage -- Publications and Programs
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Tampa Urban League
id98877
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4
Tampa Urban League -- Correspondence
id98878
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5
Tampa Urban League -- Newspaper Articles
id98879
13
6
Tampa Urban League -- Manuals
id98881
14
id98882
14
1
Tampa Urban League -- Publications and Programs
id98883
14
2
Tampa Urban League -- Awards and Scholarships
id98884
14
3
Tampa Urban League -- Memorials
id98885
14
4
Tampa Urban League -- Photographs
id98886
14
5
Tampa Urban League -- Black Crime Prevention
id98887
14
6
Tampa Urban League -- Black Tampa in the Twenties: Images of a Visible Community -- University of South Florida/Tampa Urban League Partnership
id98888
14
7
Tampa Urban League -- Photographs -- Black Tampa in the Twenties: Images of a Visible Community -- University of South Florida/Tampa Urban League Partnership
id98889
14
8
Tampa Urban League -- Helping Hand Day Nursery
1920-1936
id98890
15
id98891
15
1
Tampa Urban League -- Executive Board
2004
id98892
15
2
Tampa Urban League -- Executive Board
September to December 2003
id98893
15
3
Tampa Urban League -- Executive Board
May to August 2003
id98894
15
4
Tampa Urban League -- Executive Board
January to April 2003
id98895
15
5
Task Group and Committee Reports
id98896
15
6
Housing Corporation and Appraisals
id98897
16
id98898
16
1
Tampa Urban League -- Financial Reports 1
id159643
16
2
Tampa Urban League -- Financial Reports
id159644
16
3
Tampa Urban League -- Financial Reports
id98899
17
id98900
17
Tampa Urban League -- Annual Meeting Programs
1968-1970, 1972-1979, 1981, 1983-1989, 1992-2002


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