Name

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors (98)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (39)
White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955 (33)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (18)
Crisis (Firm) (10)
Pickens, William, 1881-1954 (8)
Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951 (5)
Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939 (5)
Bagnall, Robert W. (4)
Weaver, Archie (4)
Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981 (4)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee (3)
Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891- (3)
Brown, John S., Jr. (2)
Davis, Harry E. (2)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (2)
Thompson, Pierce McNeil (2)
Anthony, Lillian (1)
Beekman, Walter N. (1)
Boutté, Matthew V. (1)
Cook, Geo. Wm. (George William) (1)
Curtis, Helen (1)
Davis, Carrington (1)
DeMund, Margaret (1)
Gruening, Martha (1)
Harrison, Richard B. (1)
Hawkins, Mason Albert, 1874-1947 (1)
House, E. M. (1)
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 (1)
Johnson, Roland R. (1)
Milholland, John E., 1860-1925 (1)
Miller, George Frazier (1)
Murphy, Carl, 1889-1967 (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Boston Branch (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Budget Committee (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Legal Committee (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Los Angeles Branch (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Newark Branch (1)
Shillady, John R., 1875-1943 (1)
Somerville, John A. (1)
Thomas, Neval (1)
Trotman, Minta B. (1)
United States . Dept. of State (1)
Waller, Garnett R. (1)
Waller, Owen M. (1)
Willcox, Walter Francis, 1861-1964 (1)
Wright, Louis T. (Louis Tompkins), 1891-1952 (1)

Topic

Finance (8)
Spingarn Medal (8)
Anniversaries, etc. (2)
African Americans (1)
Civil rights (1)
Foreign relations (1)
Law and legislation (1)
Statues (1)

Genre

Correspondence (69)
Memorandums (32)
Minutes (administrative records) (10)
Reports (5)
Proposals (3)
Agendas (administrative records) (2)
Notes (2)
Drafts (documents) (1)
Extracts (1)
Financial statements (1)
Postcards (1)
Resolutions (administrative records) (1)
Supplements (document genre) (1)
Telegrams (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (98)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (77)
Atlanta (Ga.) (3)
Chicago (Ill.) (3)
Cleveland (Ohio) (2)
Los Angeles (Calif.) (2)
Russia (Federation) (2)
San Francisco (Calif.) (2)
Baltimore (Md.) (1)
Butte (Mont.) (1)
Liberia (1)
New York (1)
Newark (N.J.) (1)
Saint Louis (Mo.) (1)
Springfield (Mass.) (1)
United States (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - In acknowledgment of W. E. B. Du Bois's letter dismissing him as Business Manager of the "Crisis" (i564), questioning the Committee's ability to accurately gauge the magazine's financial standing; noting some facts pertaining thereto, which he assumes their decision did not take into account; and enclosing copies of his letters on the matter to W. E. B. Du Bois and the Cris... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Thompson, Pierce McNeil
1929 May 13
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New York (N.Y.) - Enumerating the matters to be discussed at the July meeting of the Association Board of Directors, divided into officer reports, standing committee updates, and "unfinished business."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors
1932 July 7
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New York (N.Y.) - Proposing that the Association increase its expenditure on the "Crisis"; warning that if that is unfeasible, publication of the magazine will have to cease; and then proposing a third alternative.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Mar. 29
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New York (N.Y.) - Urging the board to correct the situation driving W. E. B. Du Bois out of the NAACP; describing the severance of his work "as a great calamity to the organizations and to the people they are designed to protect, defend, and advance."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1934 Jan. 5
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New York (N.Y.) - Proposing several administrative changes to the Spingarn Award Medal nomination process.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee
1932 Mar. 5
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Los Angeles (Calif.) - Signed by eleven board members; regarding the National Board membership of J. A. Somerville and requesting that the Board reconsider his unfortunate dismissal therefrom.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Los Angeles Branch
1931 Feb. 2
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New York (N.Y.) - Recounting the meeting's discussion of "The Crisis" managerial and financial issues, the McMurtrie estate, and the matter of public school textbooks; and summarizing recent reports made by the Secretary, the Department of Branches, and the Budget Committee. Signed by J. E. Spingarn and Walter White.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors
1932 Dec. 9
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' proposal for what to do with funds secured by the Rosenwald Fund for the writing of his books on Reconstruction and World War I.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1931 May 9
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Butte (Mont.) - Regarding disputes emerging from secretarial errors committed by Mr. Arnold, and defending his motives in drafting said controversial letters: he could have none but to honor "the fundamental fairness of his heart, and the fact that his few personal contacts with me in six months...had not caused him to despise me, at least." Enclosing four samples of Arnold's correspondenc... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Pickens, William, 1881-1954
1930 May 28
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Pickens' letters to the NAACP board regarding his invitation to Russia for the 10th anniversary of the October Revolution.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Nov. 4