Gallery view

1929

Johnson, D.

Letter from D. Johnson to the Secretary of the Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a letter concerning the recommendation of Ubert Conrad Vincent for the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Dec. 28

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying difficulties arranging a convenient time for the next Spingarn Medal Award Committee and bidding he make the necessary arrangements to join them on January 6.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 20

Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976

Letter from Mordecai W. Johnson to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning Du Bois's statement regarding the awarding of the 1931 Spingarn Medal to Richard Harrison. Written on the letterhead of Howard University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 26

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

Telegram from W. E. B. Du Bois to James Dillard

New York (N.Y.) - Copy of a telegram bidding he consider his, Du Bois's, nominations for the Spingarn Medal (described in mums312-b063-104); verso bears abandoned draft.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Feb. 28

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

1933 Spingarn Medal announcement

New York (N.Y.) - Announcing that the 1933 Spingarn Medal is awarded to William Taylor Burwell Williams, Dean of Tuskegee College, and describing his desert thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Feb. 14

Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949

Note from Oswald Garrison Villard to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying his preference for awarding the Spingarn Medal to Max Yergan, "if there are no other candidates of note."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Jan. 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

Letter from the NAACP Spingarn Medal Award Committee to Richard Harrison

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning notification of Harrison winning the 1931 Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

Spingarn Medal leaflet

New York (N.Y.) - Listing of Spingarn Medal award winners through 1925.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Nov. 18

Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891-

Memorandum from Herbert J. Seligmann to N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Nominating Eddie Tolan for the award and briefly describing his background and accomplishments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 May 31

Hurst, John, 1863-1930

Letter from John Hurst to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Concerning the nomination of Anthony Overton for the Spingarn Medal. Written on the letterhead of The African Methodist Episcopal Church.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers