Name

Lorch, Lee (67)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (46)
Fisk University (15)
United States . Congress . House . Committee on Un-American Activities (6)
Bennett, L. Howard (Lowell Howard), 1913- (4)
Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977 (3)
Dunjee, Roscoe, 1883-1965 (3)
Fisk University . Board of Trustees (3)
Hall, Smith and Hedlund (Minneapolis, Minn.) (3)
Afro-American Newspapers (2)
Black Dispatch Publishing Company (Oklahoma City, Okla.) (2)
Bouchet, Edward A. (Edward Alexander), 1852-1918 (2)
Fisk University . Dept. of Mathematics (2)
Interdenominational Ministers' Alliance . Davidson County (2)
Lorch, Alice (2)
Lorch, Grace (2)
Nance, Ethel Ray, 1899-1992 (2)
Patrick, Loyce (2)
Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co. (2)
Williams, Y. Du Bois (2)
Wright, Stephen J. (2)
Campbell, P. C. (1)
Chicago Defender (1)
Du Bois, Yolande (1)
Fisk University . Alumni Association (1)
Fisk University . Board of Trustees . Executive Committee (1)
Fisk University . President (1)
Franklin, John Hope, 1915-2009 (1)
Granbery, John C. (1)
Hatcher, John R. (1)
Holloway, H. M. (1)
Interdenominational Ministers' Alliance (1)
McGrath, J. Howard (James Howard), 1889-1967 (1)
Nashville Globe Publishing Company (1)
Nashville banner (1)
Negro Associated Press (1)
Reddick, Lawrence Dunbar, 1910-1995 (1)
Rempfer, R. W. (1)
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 (1)
United States . Attorney-General (1)
United States . President (1)
Zeigler, William J. (1)

Topic

Trials, litigation, etc. (25)
African Americans (8)
Civil rights (8)
Free speech (6)
Anniversaries, etc. (1)
Board of Trustees (1)
Civil rights demonstrations (1)
Death and burial (1)
Segregation in education (1)
Universities and colleges, Black (1)

Genre

Correspondence (57)
Articles (6)
Reprints (6)
Circular letters (5)
Editorials (4)
Manifestoes (3)
Christmas cards (1)
Excerpts (1)
Letters to the editor (1)
Memorandums (1)
Petitions (1)
Press releases (1)
Summaries (1)
Telegrams (1)
Testimonies (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (67)

Place

Nashville (Tenn.) (22)
New York (N.Y.) (19)
Little Rock (Ark.) (7)
Edmonton (Alta.) (5)
Middletown (Conn.) (3)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) (2)
Oklahoma City (Okla.) (2)
Accra (Ghana) (1)
Canada (1)
Chicago (Ill.) (1)
Minneapolis (Minn.) (1)
Pittsburgh (Pa.) (1)
San Francisco (Calif.) (1)
Southern States (1)
Washington (D.C.) (1)

 

 

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Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Thanking him for the birthday greetings; describing the refusal of his and Shirley's applications to travel to Ghana; and hoping the repressive legislation he described (mums312-b147-i045) "will be staved off."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1957 Mar. 26
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Signed Loyce Patrick, President, J. M. Granberry, Secretary, and P. C. Campbell, Chairman, Social Action Committee; urging them to retain professor Lee Lorch on the faculty of the University and warning that "no other solution will be acceptable to the Ministry of this area."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Interdenominational Ministers' Alliance . Davidson County
1955 Apr. 28
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Edmonton (Alta.) - Expressing condolences upon the death of Yolande Du Bois Williams and requesting that they relay same to Du Bois Williams, "whom we remember so warmly from our first year at Fisk."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Lorch, Lee
1961 Apr. 7
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Noting that "IT has happened" and describing the details of the University Board of Trustees' attack on him, and thanking him in advance for any advice he can provide in light of the circumstances.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Lorch, Lee
1954 Sept. 20
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Lorch's description of his hearing before the House Committee on Un-American Activities and account of the actions he has taken and the allegations with which he has been charged; describing his "still not hopeless" feeling on the situation; and seeking recipients' support and/or comments on the ordeal.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Lorch, Lee
1954 Dec. 14
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Little Rock (Ark.) - Describing his upcoming trial for "contempt of congress"; lamenting the "horrible and ridiculous spectacle of itself" the federal government has been making of late; and praising Du Bois as an "inspiration for all who aspire to live in a decent world."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Lorch, Lee
1956 Feb. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Describing the termination of mathematics professor Lee Lorch's contract at Fisk and deeming it "unfortunate and ill-advised."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Afro-American Newspapers
1955 Jan. 5
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Nashville (Tenn.) - Describing Lee Lorch's indictment for "contempt of Congress" and subsequent dismissal from Fisk, and providing details on the proceedings and general reactions to the case.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Nashville Globe Publishing Company
1955 Mar. 11
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Little Rock (Ark.) - Relaying the detailed background and proceedings of his recent trial "on the charge of 'contempt of Congress.'"
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Lorch, Lee
1957 Apr. 25
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Little Rock (Ark.) - Hoping he received the circular (mums312-b145-i397) describing the elements of Lorch's case; suggesting that Dr. W. J. Zeigler of Chicago is a fit candidate for the Fisk Board of Trustees; and commenting briefly on the facets of Franklin's potential reelection thereto.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Lorch, Lee
1956 Mar. 12