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The Vault is Slate's new history blog. Like us on Facebook; follow us on Twitter @slatevault; find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. These cards, collected by Langston Hughes and held with his papers in Yale's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, advertised "rent parties" to be held in Harlem in the 1940s and 1950s.
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Langston Hughes collected these amazing advertisements for "rent parties" in Harlem--PHOTOS: http://t.co/bxcu6lpKBw

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