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1920 May

Black Star Line, Inc.

First excursion boat of the Negro race owned by the Black Star Line steamship corporation

New York (N.Y.) - Advertising daily excursions on the Hudson River on May 16 1920 with the Black Star Line. Gives times, price, and locations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 Feb. 10

Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971

Letter from Arthur B. Spingarn to Wilford H. Smith

New York (N.Y.) - Informs Smith that Du Bois did not agree to the retraction statement he suggested for publication in The Crisis. Offers two additional drafts of retraction statements along with information about the location of the retraction in the March issue of The Crisis. Asks for immediate reply. Further drafts of retraction statements can be found in items mums312-b166-i108, mums312-b166-i10... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 Nov. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lloyd's Registry

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information on the Black Star Line.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 Nov. 10

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Marine News Co. Inc.

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning ships owned by the Black Star Line.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920 Nov. 16

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

Letter from W.E.B. Du Bois to North American Shipping Corporation

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting ownership information for a ship named "Yarmouth." Presumably related to the Black Star Line. Page 1 is typewritten letter. Page 2 is handwritten draft of letter.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920 Nov. 6

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Lloyd’s Register of British and Foreign Shipping (Firm)

New York (N.Y.) - A draft, requesting for information about several ships. Draft is marked "Garvey" in Du Bois's hand.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

Black Star Line, Inc.

A Card

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an appeal to buy stock in the Black Star Line.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Nov. 8

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to A. H. May

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information on The Black Star Line for a possible investment.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

Black Star Line, Inc.

Circular letter from Black Star Line to unidentified correspondent

Envisions the future of the black race in Africa. Urges black men to join the revolution by investing in the Black Star Line. Gives information about purchasing stock.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921 Nov. 16

Lloyd’s Register of Shipping (Firm : 1914- )

Letter from Lloyd's Registry to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning information on the Black Star Line.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers