Gallery view

1929 May 15

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oscar De Priest

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to De Priest at the national House of Representatives. Discussing an erroneous report of Du Bois' speech. Asking De Priest to write a statement in defense of "Chicago Negroes." For more information, see items mums312-b181-i323 and mums312-b181-i324, correspondence between Du Bois and Archibald James Carey.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dewey Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning local African American alliances during the recent Chicago mayoral election between William Dever and William Hale Thompson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920 July 8

Auto bandits get $20,000

New York (N.Y.) - Article from the New York Times concerning a bank robbery in Chicago by men wearing black face. Two men were arrested: Ira Saltzman and Emmanuel Dry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. L. Jackson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning questions about the candidates in the 1926 municipal elections in Chicago.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Camille Cohen Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning local African American alliances during the recent Chicago mayoral election between William Dever and William Hale Thompson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Anthony Overton

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the last political campaign in Chicago and African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 18

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jesse Binga

New York (N.Y.) - Looking for information on politicial views of Chicago citizens concerning the campaigns of Edward H. Wright, William E. Dever, and William Hale Thompson.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Oct. 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Camille Cohen Jones

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a request for information on African Americans and Chicago politics.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Apr. 14

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to George R. Arthur

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning political developments in Chicago affecting Blacks.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers