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1915 July 12

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Minutes of the Meeting of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Includes report from Du Bois for The Crisis, report from the Treasurer focusing on donations, report from the Secretary highlighting new members and branch status, further details reported by the Branch Committee. The Legal Committee reports on grandfather cases, appealing the Louisville, Kentucky segregation case with the United States Supreme Court and the number of university cases recently taken u... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1916 Mar. 29

Nerney, Mary Childs

Letter from Mary Childs Nerney to the NAACP Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Informing the members of the NAACP Board of Directors that the Mayor of New York City will accept a delegation from the association in regards to the suppression of the film, "The Birth of a Nation", on March 30. Signed by Nerney, Secretary of the NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 May 10

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Minutes of the Meeting of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Contains report of the Chairman regarding actions against the Universal film, "Birth of a Nation". Du Bois reports success for the prior month of The Crisis magazine for his position as Director of Publications and Research. Secretary notes the success of new organizational branches, and of branch support for actions against "Birth of a Nation". Signed by J. E. Spingarn, Chair and Mary Childs Nerney, ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 Apr. 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Minutes of the Meeting of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Covering issues regarding the film, "Birth of a Nation", report from Du Bois on the status of "The Crisis" magazine, report of the Treasurer and Secretary. Authorized by Joel E. Spingarn, Chair and M. C. Nerney, Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1915 Dec. 6

Nerney, Mary Childs

Letter from Mary Childs Nerney to the NAACP Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing the planned duties of the Executive Officers and a summary of the Secretary's trip. Signed by Mary Childs Nerney, Secretary.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 July 11

Nerney, Mary Childs

Dr. Spingarn

New York (N.Y.) - Newspaper clipping of letter to the editor written by May Childs Nerney to "The Survey" regarding a misrepresentation of J. E. Spingarn's speech at the May 30th meeting of the NAACP in Avery Chapel in Memphis, Tennessee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Feb.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Mr. Wilson M. Powell's Regrets

New York (N.Y.) - Post-minutes addition that Mr. Wilson M. Powell could not attend special meeting of the board.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Dec. 1

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Minutes of the meeting of the Board of Directors December 1, 1914

New York (N.Y.) - Ongoing business of the organization including: upcoming annual meeting, revisions to by-laws, officer reports,

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914 Dec. 21

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

To our members

New york (N.Y.) - Concerning annual business meeting of the NAACP for January 4, 1915 and an appeal for dues.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Nov. 26

Nerney, Mary Childs

Letter from Mary Childs Nerney to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning clarification of staff position at "The Crisis" and disagreement with a clerk.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers