Gallery view

1936 Mar. 4

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

References for Mr. Chandler

Atlanta (Ga.) - List of books for "Mr. Chandler's sister who is writing a thesis on "The Contribution of Negro Women to Education" and material by Du Bois on industrial education.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 9

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mrs. Clarence C. Walker

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting sections of Du Bois's books, "Darkwater" and "The Gift of Black Folk" for literature on black women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 Mar. 17

Equal Suffrage League (U.S.)

Petition from the Equal Suffrage League

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

Niagara Movement (Organization)

Women and Niagara Movement Membership

Principles on which the Niagara Movement includes Women membership.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1920

Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)

Unidentified young woman in long gown and headpiece

Full-length portrait of unidentified woman in long gown and headpiece holding two small packages in her hands.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 11

Harris, Helen Curl

Letter from Helen C. Harris to W. E. B. Du Bois

Washington (D.C.) - Describing a study she is making on "Higher Education among Negro Women" and requesting from him a series of statistical data thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1914

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

The woman in black

Draft. Published as 'The Burden of Black Women' in "Crisis", Vol. 9, No. 1, November 1914.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Apr. 4

Walker, Clarence C., Mrs.

Letter from Mrs. Clarence C. Walker to W. E. B. Du Bois

Palatka (Fla.) - Inquiring about a volume on African American women for teaching.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930

Stewart

Mrs. Romeo L. Dougherty

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1900

Young women in home economics classroom

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

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers