1925 Apr. 9
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting sections of Du Bois's books, "Darkwater" and "The Gift of Black Folk" for literature on black women.
1908 Mar. 17
Equal Suffrage League (U.S.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Petition from the Equal Suffrage League Headquarters to the members of the House of Representatives and of the Senate of the United States of America regarding racial discrimination of American citizens. The Equal Suffrage League represents the National Association of Colored Women in asking for the enforcement of the 14th and 15 amendments of the U. S. Constitution. The League writes to ask for sup... more
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
Full-length portrait of unidentified woman in long gown and headpiece holding two small packages in her hands.
1925 Apr. 4
Walker, Clarence C., Mrs.
Palatka (Fla.) - Inquiring about a volume on African American women for teaching.
Jamaica (New York, N.Y.) - Half-length portrait in profile of young woman in floral blouse and dark skirt seated in front of scenic backdrop. Caption: Mrs. Romeo L. Dougherty, 108-34 Union Hall Street, Jamaica, N.Y. Chairman of Campaign Committee, Jamaica Branch, N.A.A.C.P.
Caption: Picture of class room. Class room for girls similar on lower floor. Pays colored Y.M.C.A. $65 a month for the building. School . . . spent $1700 to renovate the building. At the end of this year will . . . spent 12,000 . . .on equipments, salaries, food equipments, etc., etc. Four gas ranges, electric fans, cloak rooms, 24 gas plates, 2 hot water tanks, office, model dining room, war garden ... more