"The Harlem Renaissance (also called the New Negro Movement) was the period in United States' history from around 1919 to 1934 during which avant-garde black arts, music, literature, and culture had an effect upon and was adapted and admired by the larger white society. The movement was created because the members of the Harlem Renaissance believed that black exceptionalism would destroy the prevalent very strong white racism of the time leading to equal rights for blacks.
- by Scott Sheidlower author of, "Harlem Renaissance, cited below
(click on image to enlarge, cited below)
Many museums not only have online exhibitions, but they can also house a wealth of information accessed through articles, online publications, videos, images, and resources. Consider the museum websites linked below.
Source: "The Harlem Renaissance's Cultural Explosion, in Photographs" by PBS NewsHour, is licensed under a Standard YouTube License.
Van Vechten, C., photographer. (1949) Portrait of Josephine Baker, Paris. , 1949. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004662545/.