Name

Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 (30)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (18)
Crisis (Firm) (14)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (10)
Universal Negro Improvement Association (5)
Weinthal, Leo (5)
African World (2)
Atta, Ofori, Omanhene of Akyem Abuakwa, 1881-1943 (2)
Buffalo express (Buffalo, N.Y.) (2)
Dopwell, J. B. (2)
Thomas, Jesse O., b. 1885 (2)
Thornton, H. T. (2)
Barnes, Herbert C. (1)
Black Star Line, Inc. (1)
Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen . Magazine (1)
Bruno, Henrique C. (1)
Carter, George Emonei (1)
Coles, L. F. (1)
Conley, Asbury Joseph (1)
French & French (1)
Gil, Jaime C. (1)
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923 (1)
Holahan, Marie (1)
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) (1)
Nation Associates (New York, N.Y.) (1)
Negro World (1)
Sunday, Billy, 1862-1935 (1)
Talbert, Mary N. (1)

Topic

Back to Africa movement (3)
African American civil rights workers (2)
Press coverage (2)
Africa (1)
African Americans (1)
Civilization (1)
Colonization (1)
Deportation (1)
Employment (1)
Lynching (1)
Race riots (1)

Genre

Correspondence (20)
Articles (5)
Clippings (information artifacts) (4)
Biographies (documents) (1)
Declarations (1)
Letters to the editor (1)
Marginalia (annotations) (1)
Notes (1)
Progress reports (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (30)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (7)
London (England) (4)
Buffalo (N.Y.) (3)
United States (3)
Jamaica (2)
Africa (1)
Atlanta (Ga.) (1)
Baltimore (Md.) (1)
Boston (Mass.) (1)
Cincinnati (Ohio) (1)
Cleveland (Ohio) (1)
Coast Province (Kenya) (1)
Cross Roads (Jamaica) (1)
Los Angeles (Calif.) (1)
Petersburg (Va.) (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)
San Diego (Calif.) (1)
Southern States (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Discusses the success of Marcus Garvey's Universal Negro Improvement Association. Compares Garvey to Billy Sunday. Describes the parceling of Africa as unnatural. Regrets that Garvey has attacked Du Bois.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Nation Associates (New York, N.Y.)
1920
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New York (N.Y.) - Thanking him for the info on Garvey (enclosed in mums312-b180-i541) and essentially returning the favor by enclosing literature on his career in the States; and seeking his help acquiring photos of Sir Ofori Atta's recent trip to London, for feature in the pages of the "Crisis."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1928 Aug. 14
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Baltimore (Md.) - Asking about an allegation that "the whole Garvey movement is a syndicate of Jews aided by Negroes who seek to get control of the property." Opposing the idea of one man leading an entire race. Favoring deportation for people who do not follow the Constitution. Probably addressed to W. E. B. Du Bois.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Conley, Asbury Joseph
1926 Nov. 23
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Cincinnati (Ohio) - Concerning Marcus Garvey and noting the Black Star Line.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Thornton, H. T.
1924 May 26
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Buffalo (N.Y.) - An assessment of the role, identity, reputation, and influence of the leader Marcus Garvey.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Buffalo express (Buffalo, N.Y.)
1923 Feb. 1
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Boston (Mass.) - Criticizing the magazine's feature of Marcus Garvey's speech, as opposed to a recent address he gave before the United Nations; and comparing the greatness of the "Crisis"'s governing organization with that affiliated with Garvey.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Bruno, Henrique C.
1928 Dec. 26
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Buffalo (N.Y.) - An account of Mary N. Talbert's take on Marcus Garvey, and suspicion that he is "in it for the money more than anything else."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen . Magazine
1923 Jan. 30
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Discusses Marcus Garvey's plans to acquire another ship for his Black Star Line. Mentions a coal shortage affecting the S. S. Frederick Douglass.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1920 Feb. 14
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New York (N.Y.) - Requesting information from the law firm about Marcus Garvey for an article in The Crisis.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1920 Aug. 5
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Seeking his opinion on and "candid reaction" to the implications of the Garvey movement, for use in an article he's preparing thereon.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Thomas, Jesse O., b. 1885
1926 Nov. 30