Gallery view

1930 Aug. 11

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - In response to White's inquiry into "colored appointees" in major cities (see mums312-b055-i263), regretting "I have no data" on the subject but making reference nonetheless to "outstanding cases in Chicago, Cleveland and New York."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar. 5

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Letter from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning things that Herbert Hoover could do to gain support from African American voters. Contains Du Bois's handwritten notes on the bottom.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Mar. 14

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Quoting from a letter from Cincinnati branch Secretary Courtland Lewis, concerning a local news clipping on Dean Pechstein; enclosing the relevant article; and suggesting that it be printed or commented on in a forthcoming number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Oct. 7

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting, on behalf of Cloyd L. Boykins, Director of Boykin's School of Art, "some biographical data on Edwin A. Harleston."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Aug. 11

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mary White Ovington

New York (N.Y.) - In response to White's inquiry into "colored appointees" in major cities (see mums312-b055-i263), regretting "I have no data" on the subject but making reference nonetheless to "outstanding cases in Chicago, Cleveland and New York."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Mar. 13

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to the NAACP Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an amendment the Civil Rights Act which prohibits discrimination in employment by utility companies in New York State and reactions to attempting to get similar legislation in additional state legislatures.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 24

Wilson, Daisy

Memorandum from Daisy Wilson to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns information about funding appropriations for education for whites and blacks in the United States south. Provides references to resources.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 15

National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement

Preliminary Outline of Plan for Inquiry into Economic Factors in the Life of the Individual and the Community as Related to Law Observance

New York (N.Y.) - Written by Mary van Kleeck, and Emma A. Winslow, Consultants; describing the purpose and scope of a proposed study "of problems of law observance and enforcement" and outlining the related procedure, fields of inquiry, and time schedule.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 Oct. 1

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memo from Walter F. White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning racism within the American Red Cross.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 July 31

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting, for the second time, and on behalf of Mayor Porter of Los Angeles, information regarding "colored appointees at the hands of Mayors of large cities."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers