Name

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.) (78)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (70)
Shepard, James E. (60)
North Carolina College for Negroes (20)
Associated Negro Press (2)
Barnett, Claude, 1890-1967 (2)
Davis, John W. (John Warren), 1888-1980 (2)
Moton, Robert Russa, 1867-1940 (2)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
Hunt, James (1)
Lemon, G. H. (1)
Matney, William C. (1)
National Negro Business League . Durham Branch (Durham, N.C.) (1)
Pace, Harry, 1884-1943 (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
Patton, W. C. (1)
Spaulding, C. C. (Charles Clinton), 1874-1952 (1)
Tuskegee Institute (1)
Walker, Hattie N. F. (1)
Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957 (1)

Topic

African Americans (11)
Politics and government (5)
Research (5)
Education (3)
Suffrage (3)
Voting research (3)
Crime and race (2)
Economic conditions (2)
Employment (2)
Labor unions (2)
Religion (2)
Youth, Black (2)
African American authors (1)
African American business enterprises (1)
African American churches (1)
American literature (1)
Hospitals (1)
Segregation (1)

Genre

Correspondence (72)
Telegrams (10)
Reports (2)
Circular letters (1)
Memorandums (1)
Outlines (documents) (1)
Proposals (1)
Questionnaires (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (78)

Place

Durham (N.C.) (32)
New York (N.Y.) (30)
Chicago (Ill.) (2)
Southern States (2)
Tuskegee Institute (Ala.) (2)
(1)
Birmingham (Ala.) (1)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Institute (W. Va.) (1)
Newark (N.J.) (1)
United States (1)

 

 

78 results (displaying results 1 - 10) | click on a column title to sort by that column

thumbnail image

Durham (N.C.) - Signed J. E. Shepard, President; accepting the schema of topics earlier proposed by Du Bois (see mums312-b053-i295); requesting yet again that he suggest the names of possible Conference speakers; and briefly mentioning is poor health.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)
1930 Feb. 13
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Walker's appearance at a meeting to discuss the Durham Conference.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Sept. 19
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois' proposal for reports on Black voting to be gathered during the conference.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Oct. 21
thumbnail image

Durham (N.C.) - Signed J. E. Shepard, President; requesting, once again, that Du Bois suggest some possible Conference speakers; asking that he himself address the subject "Establishing Domestic and Foreign Trade between Negro Groups"; and inquiring into the meaning of the "Vertical Trust," which Du Bois suggested as a topic for discussion in mums312-b053-i295.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)
1930 Mar. 12
thumbnail image

- Regarding news and weather at home, current conditions of the house, car, meals, finances, maintenance, and daily routine; relaying his upcoming trip to the Durham Conference, and news on Mrs. Alexander, Mrs. Boutte, and the Harris-Fauset wedding; describing recent correspondence with Mason Hawkins regarding Yolande's teaching post (see mums312-b048-i155); and relaying ... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1929 Apr. 11
thumbnail image

Durham (N.C.) - Concerning copies of a public address sent to Durham Conference Committee members. Includes list of members and requests advising. Signed by J. E. Shepard, Secretary, Durham Committee.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Shepard, James E.
1928 Jan. 30
thumbnail image

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning Matney's work on the Durham Conference fact finding committee.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Warbasse, James Peter, 1866-1957
1927
thumbnail image

Durham (N.C.) - Signed J. E. Shepard; relaying that the Conference will not be postponed after all; announcing its theme ("The Economic Condition of the Negro"); requesting Du Bois' input on the specific topics to be discussed, the speakers to feature, and the "line of inquiry" to be pursued; and asking that he "map out a tentative program": "I am putting a big job on you, but you are ... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)
1930 Feb. 4
thumbnail image

Durham (N.C.) - Signed J. E. Shepard, President; insisting that Du Bois attend and actively participate in the Conference: "there will be no question about your expenses"; and describing his own upcoming trip to Winchester, Mass., where he will take up a matter related to "The Crisis," and "seek to interest" "a lady" therein.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Durham Conference (1927: Durham, N.C.)
1930 Mar. 26
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning arrival in Durham to discuss the upcoming conference.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 Sept. 25