Name

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943 (103)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (61)
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 (36)
Ovington, Mary White, 1865-1951 (12)
Crisis (Firm) (9)
Rye, Tom C., 1863-1953 (8)
Smith, Bolton (6)
Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, 1877-1947 (5)
Law and Order League (Nashville, Tenn.) (5)
Hobby, William Pettus, 1878-1964 (4)
Vance, J. Madison (4)
Dorsey, Hugh Manson, 1871-1948 (3)
Noyes, Berry (3)
Singleton, Claude (3)
Williams, Clyde (3)
Young, Charles, 1864-1922 (3)
House, E. M. (2)
Pan African Congress (2)
Pleasant, Ruffin Golson, 1871-1937 (2)
Shreveport Times . Editor (2)
Storey, Moorfield, 1845-1929 (2)
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 (2)
Adams, Myron W. (Myron Winslow), 1860-1939 (1)
Adler, Felix, 1851-1933 (1)
Allen, Cleveland G. (1)
Allison, Madeline G. (1)
Atlanta Chamber of Commerce (1)
Baker, Ray Stannard, 1870-1946 (1)
Bentley, Charles Edwin, 1859-1929 (1)
Bickett, Thomas Walter, 1869-1921 (1)
Brown, Jim (1)
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Ceruti, E. Burton (1)
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Gregory, Thomas Watt, 1861-1933 (1)
Hinkson, De Haven (1)
Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964 (1)
Johnson, Ben, 1858-1950 (1)
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 (1)
Merritt, James Haviland, Mrs. (1)
Morgan, Clement G. (1)
Morton, Ferdinand Q. (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors (1)
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Los Angeles Branch (1)
National Negro Press Service (1)
New Republic (1)
Pace, Harry, 1884-1943 (1)
Randolph, Richetta G. (1)
Savannah (Ga.) . Board of Trade (1)
Schiff, Jacob H. (Jacob Henry), 1847-1920 (1)
Standard Life Insurance Company (1)
Studin, Charles H. (1)
Talbert, Mary B. (1)
Terrell, Robert H. (1)
Tumulty, Joseph P. (Joseph Patrick), 1879-1954 (1)
Vidal, A. (1)
Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 (1)
Waller, Garnett R. (1)
Warbasse, Agnes D. (Agnes Dyer), 1877-1945 (1)
Wilkins, James (1)
Williams, J. E. (1)
Wise, Stephen Samuel, 1874-1949 (1)

Topic

Lynching (36)
Law and legislation (33)
Committees (17)
African Americans (11)
Anti-Lynching Committee (6)
Civil rights (6)
Anniversaries, etc. (5)
East Saint Louis Race Riot, East Saint Louis, Ill., 1917 (5)
Finance (4)
Armed Forces (3)
Congresses (3)
Military service (3)
Minorities (3)
World War, 1914-1918 (3)
African American troops (2)
Battlefields (1)
Campaigns (1)
Discrimination in insurance (1)
History (1)
Hospitals (1)
Membership (1)
Officials and employees (1)
Participation, African American (1)
Peace (1)

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Correspondence (57)
Press releases (17)
Memorandums (15)
Reports (13)
Minutes (administrative records) (11)
Postcards (3)
Drafts (documents) (1)
Notes (1)
Telegrams (1)

Collection

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers (103)

Place

New York (N.Y.) (71)
United States (16)
Tennessee (10)
Louisiana (6)
Boston (Mass.) (4)
Georgia (4)
Mississippi (4)
Texas (4)
Washington (D.C.) (2)
Amherst (Mass.) (1)
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Suffolk (Va.) (1)
Verdun (1)
Wilberforce (Ohio) (1)

 

 

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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning regret over inability to attend dinner in Du Bois's honor and praise on the occasion of his 50th birthday.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Holmes, John Haynes, 1879-1964
1918 Feb. 20
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New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing meeting attendance, reports of the Treasurer, Acting Chairman, Director of Publications and Research on the Crisis Magazine for August. Secretary reports on membership, cases of discrimination, the Bronx International Exposition and the Bundy Case. Suggestions made by the Board for association branches and Committee on Public Information. Signed by Mary White Ovington, Acting Chair and Jo... more
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
1918 Sept. 9
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Typescript copy of the second part of a letter to John R. Shillady, Secretary for the NAACP, addressing the most recent issue of the Crisis magazine and Smith's concerns for the way patriotism is presented in the magazine. Sent under cover to Du Bois from Shillady.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Smith, Bolton
1918 Apr. 15
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New York (N.Y.) - Noting "great difficulties" in the production of the November "Crisis" and regretting they must charge the N.A.A.C.P. for the extra cost incurred from re-doing the typsetting.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1919 Oct. 6
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New York (N.Y.) - Seeking advice from House regarding the assault of John R. Shillady in Austin, Texas and the legal action that the N.A.A.C.P. would like to pursue.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Board of Directors
1920 Feb. 18
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Board of Directors meeting to be held September 8, 1919.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
1919 Aug. 30
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New York (N.Y.) - Activities, campaigns, agendas, progress on a variety of issues including: membership, anti-lynching, war history, Cleveland conference, publicity, publications, agenda for July 14 meeting.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
1919 July 10
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New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the floor plan of the new office. Enclosures not with letter.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1918 Nov. 14
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Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning life insurance inspection report from the Retail Credit Company on Bond family which details civil rights activities.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

1919 Aug. 21
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New York (N.Y.) - Regarding arrangements for a lecture at the Washington Branch of the NAACP on April 21, 1918.
(W. E. B. Du Bois Papers)

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
1918 Apr. 17