Gallery view

1918 Apr. 20

Memorandum to Mr. Shillady

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the circulation of the Crisis in Boston.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 July 10

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Memo from John R. Shillady to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning money owed from the N.A.A.C.P. for Du Bois's recent trip to France.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 13

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Report of John R. Shillady, Secretary, to the Anti-Lynching Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting dates and events concerning the NAACP National Office and lynching cases from April 6, 1918 to May 10, 1918 in Monroe (La.), Lexington (Tenn.), and Poplarville (Miss.). Also notes prevented lynchings and communication with the Colored Press. Typescript copy with notation marking exhibit items A through I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Feb. 19

Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945

Letter from Agnes D. Warbasse to John R. Shillady

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Concerning inability to attend dinner in honor of Du Bois's fiftieth birthday.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Feb. 15

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Letter from Joseph Pince Loud to John R. Shillady

Boston (Mass.) - Regretting the inability to attend Du Bois's 50th birthday celebration

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Feb. 13

New Republic

Letter from New Republic to National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning appearance of Herbert Croly at dinner given in Du Bois' honor at the Civic Club on February 25th, 1918.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Released to the Colored press for immediate publication

New York (N.Y.) - Informing the press of communication between NAACP Secretary, John R. Shillady, the Editor of the Shreveport Times and J. Madison Vance regarding riots and lynching cases in Louisiana and support for Governor Pleasant. Attached to a report for the NAACP Anti-Lynching Committee; marked exhibit A.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Apr. 25

Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, 1877-1947

Letter from Governor Theodore G. Bilbo to John R. Shillady

Jackson (Miss.) - Responding to a telegram from Shillady regarding a lynching at Poplarville, Governor Bilbo comments on the current status of lynching in Mississippi. Typescript copy of letter marked Exhibit E.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 2

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Memorandum for Dr. Du Bois

Sending copies of letters from and concerning Bolton Smith for Du Bois's consideration. Mentions copies made by Miss M. G. Allison.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 13

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

NAACP Minutes of the meeting of the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Provides summaries of agenda items, including a list of attendees, reports from officers and committees. Acting Chairman reports on the Moorfield Storey Drive, the Spingarn Medal Award, and New Bedford Branch meeting. Du Bois, Director of Publications and Research, reports on the Crisis magazine for April 1918. Secretary reports on the membership drive, meetings, Ballou Order, Labor Adviser appointmen... more

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