Name

Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957 (132)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (115)
Howard University (61)
Crisis (Firm) (41)
United States . War Dept. (25)
Milholland, John E., 1860-1925 (20)
Sigma Pi Phi (20)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (19)
Crawford, George W. (George Williamson), b. 1877 (17)
Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 (4)
Nash, Roy (4)
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 (4)
Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937 (3)
Century Magazine (3)
Fisk University (3)
Macfall, Haldane, 1860-1928 (3)
Spingarn, Arthur B. (Arthur Barnett), 1878-1971 (3)
Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939 (3)
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 (3)
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915 (3)
Andrews, R. McCants (Robert McCants) (2)
Durkee, J. Stanley (James Stanley), 1866-1951 (2)
Howard University . Office of the Secretary-Treasurer (2)
Johnson, Mordecai W. (Mordecai Wyatt), 1890-1976 (2)
Johnson, Roland R. (2)
Johnson, Thomas O. (2)
Johnston, V. D. (2)
Minton, Henry M. (2)
Sigma Pi Phi . Zeta Boulé (2)
Tuskegee Institute (2)
Allison, Madeline G. (1)
Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc. (1)
Brown , Charles Reynolds, 1862-1950 (1)
Carson, Simeon L. (1)
Cinema Lyceum (1)
Cobb, James A. (James Adlai), 1876-1958 (1)
Committee of Twelve for the Advancement of the Interests of the Negro Race (1)
Conference for the Study of the Negro Problems (1)
Crowder, E. H. (Enoch Herbert), 1859-1932 (1)
Cutler, J. E. (1)
Dill, Augustus Granville (1)
Du Bois, Nina (1)
Durkee, J. Stanley (James Stanley), 1866-1951 (1)
Gregory, J. Francis (1)
Grimké, Francis J. (Francis James), 1850-1937 (1)
Gross, George I. (George Irving), 1902- (1)
Hunter, C. O. (1)
Laney, John (1)
Mills, Berkeley A. (1)
Munson, Edward L. (Edward Lyman), 1904-1967 (1)
National Negro Business League (U.S.) (1)
New York Age Press (1)
Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951 (1)
Pan African Congress (1)
Paschal, Andrew G. (1)
Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938 (1)
Pfeiffer, Frances H. (1)
Powers, Kaplan & Berger (1)
Scott, Eleanora J. (1)
Scott, Hugh Lenox, 1853-1934 (1)
Shepard, James E. (1)
Sigma Pi Phi . Epsilon Boulé (1)
Skeel, Emily Ellsworth Ford, 1867-1958 (1)
Stevens, Andrew (1)
Theobald, Stephen L. (1)
Thornton, Orlando C. (1)
Turner, Thomas Wyatt (1)
U.S . Secretary of War (1)
United States . War Dept. . Office of Chief of Staff (1)
Uterhart, Henry A. (1)
Whom it may concern (1)
Wilson, J. B. (1)
Woodson, Carter Godwin, 1875-1950 (1)
Young, Charles, 1864-1922 (1)

Topic

Trials, litigation, etc. (29)
Statues (17)
World War, 1914-1918 (13)
Military service (12)
African Americans (8)
Participation, African American (6)
Propaganda (4)
African American soldiers (3)
African American troops (3)
Oratory (3)
Public opinion (3)
-Inauguration, [1919] (2)
African American art (1)
African American women (1)
Anniversaries, etc (1)
Anniversaries, etc. (1)
Armed forces (1)
Congresses (1)
Faculty (1)
Finance (1)
History (1)
In motion pictures (1)
Pan Africanism (1)
Political activity (1)
Portraits (1)
Press coverage (1)
Race discrimination (1)

Genre

Correspondence (122)
Drafts (documents) (4)
Legal correspondence (4)
Press releases (3)
Manifestoes (2)
Notes (2)
Telegrams (2)
Announcements (1)
Articles (1)
Clippings (information artifacts) (1)
Editorials (1)
Essays (1)
Letters to the editor (1)
Memorandums (1)
Proposals (1)
Receipts (financial records) (1)
Resolutions (administrative records) (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (132)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (51)
Washington (D.C.) (51)
New Haven (Conn.) (6)
Tuskegee (Ala.) (4)
New York (N. Y.) (3)
Atlanta (Ga.) (1)
Baltimore (Md.) (1)
Cambridge (Mass.) (1)
Los Angeles (Calif.) (1)
Philadelphia (Pa.) (1)
Pittsburgh (Pa.) (1)
St. Paul (Minn.) (1)
United States (1)
Washington (D.C) (1)

 

 

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

thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the Sigma Pi Phi Grand Boulé's charges against him (see mums312-b192-i464 through i467); comparing the situation to the Pittsburgh Courier's case against himself and James Weldon Johnson "some years ago"; enclosing his own reponse thereto; and seeking his (Johnson's) cooperation in the matter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 May 16
thumbnail image

Washington (D.C.) - Regarding fund raising to put a replica of the Milholland bust in Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957
1927 Feb. 4
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a copy of a letter and statement sent to Howard University President Mordecai Johnson.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1932 Nov. 28
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - An early draft of Du Bois's editorial retracting the unverifiable and contested facts asserted in his article from the March issue, on Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Crisis (Firm)
1932
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Signed George I. Gross; noting a misunderstanding in the arrangement of Du Bois's official printed retraction of his March editorial on Howard University and requesting that the comment be further redacted to meet the firm's original demands, lodged on behalf of Emmett Scott.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Powers, Kaplan & Berger
1932 Dec. 13
thumbnail image

Washington (D.C.) - Woodons's treatise on the "patronage-seeking machine with Emmet J. Scott," and declaring that now is the time "to stop the political exploitation of the Negro."
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc.
1931 July 1
thumbnail image

New York (N. Y.) - Regarding acknowledgement of a check for the purchase of a Milholland bust for Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1927 July 14
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the correct spelling of Du Bois' name for his honorary Doctor of Laws degree at the upcoming Howard commencement exercises.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1930 May 16
thumbnail image

Washington (D.C.) - Concerning publicity for the Milholland bust at Howard. Sent by Emmett J. Scott, Secretary-Treasurer, Howard University.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Scott, Emmett J. (Emmett Jay), 1873-1957
1928 May 3
thumbnail image

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing a copy of a letter sent to the Secretary of War, Newton Baker, and referencing that Mr. Villard is the friend who interpreted the data on the Negro soldiers who have been drafted. Asking Scott to urge a response from the Secretary if possible.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1917 Dec. 6