Chicago (Ill.) - Newspaper article describing recent violent events and the organization of a Negro law and order league.
1905 Mar. 20
Wilkins, D. R.
Chicago (Ill.) - Attesting to Booker T. Washington's offer to pay for support of his work in The Conservator newspaper. Annotation from William Monroe Trotter forwarding this letter to W. E. B. Du Bois for their investigation of Booker T. Washington.
1927 Apr. 20
Jackson, Alexander L., 1891-1973
Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning the effect of the African American vote and the positions of local Black leaders during the 1926/1927 municipal elections in Chicago between William Hale Thompson and William E. Dever.
1925 Aug. 26
Chicago (Ill.) - Concerning missing issues of the Crisis magazine, a visit to Chicago, and work of the Freemasons of Mount Hebron Lodge, No. 29, Chicago to support black employees of the Chicago Post Office. Mentions bringing this issue to the attention of W. E. B. Du Bois. Signed by Archie L. Weaver, Corresponding Secretary for the Mount Hebron Lodge. Sent to the attention of A. G. Dill at the Crisis offices.
1947 Apr. 13
Chicago (Ill.) - Caption: Dr. Maude Slye, director of Cancer Research, University of Chicago; Dr. W.E.B. Du Bois, research director of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; and Dr. A. Eustace Haydon, leader of Chicago Ethical Society, reflect the enthusiasm of thousands of Chicagoans gathered at the Crisis Rally, demanding that the U.N. handle aid to Greece and Turkey, held at the Coliseum la... more
1927 Apr. 14
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Concerning local African American alliances during the recent Chicago mayoral election between William Dever and William Hale Thompson.
Kamen Hyde Park Studio
Chicago (Ill.) - Half-length portrait of young man in suit jacket, vest, tie, and glasses. Caption: Clarence Harvey Mills, the University of Chicago, Ph.D (1928). "Wace's Vie de St. Nicholas: A Provisional Text, with Vocabulary." Contains photographer's embossed imprint.
Chicago (Ill.) - Half-length portrait in profile of young woman. Caption: Zephyr Lena Holman, A.B. Fisk University, 1928, A.M. University of Chicago, 1932. 4639 S. Wabash Ave., Chicago. R.D. Jones, Photographer, 5060 Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Ill.