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Bai T. Moore Papers, 1919-2004

Summary Information

Repository
Liberian Collections
Indiana University
504 North Fess Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47408
Phone: (812) 856-0782
Email: liberia@indiana.edu
http://www.onliberia.org

Creator
Moore, Bai T.

Title
Bai T. Moore Papers , 1919-2004

Collection No.
LCP2005/008

Extent
23 cubic feet; 22 records cartons, 1 oversized materials box.

Language
Materials are primarily in English.

Abstract
Bai T. Moore was a renowned poet and author whose work was greatly influenced by his experiences growing up in Liberia. In addition to Moore’s career as a writer, he served as a government official for several years, first as Chief of the Liberian Bureau of Agriculture, and later, as Deputy Minister of Information, Cultural Affairs and Tourism. This collection consists of government papers, ethnographic materials, published works, manuscripts, and drafts of his writings.