Gallery view

1918 July 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Miss Ruth Anna Fisher

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a proposal for popular lecture courses to African American girls and young women at the Harlem Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Aug. 10

Marteena, Constance H.

Checklist of Afro-American Women Who Made Significant Achievements prior to the Twentieth Century

Chicago (Ill.) - Listing the names, dates, and "brief descriptive information" on about 100 notable African American women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Aug. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Constance H. Marteen

New York (N.Y.) - Wishing he could aptly respond to her request for assistance in compiling an "Annotated Bibliography of Books and Materials about Afro-American Woman" -- "The idea is very good" -- but fearing that the task would take "too much time and trouble" at present (see mums312-b106-i393, i394).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Apr. 29

Collier, Josephine

Letter from Josephine Collier to W. E. B. Du Bois

Los Angeles (Calif.) - Concerning vocational education for African American women. Written on University of California Southern Branch letterhead.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905 June 1

Newark Social Settlement Association

Letter from Newark Social Settlement Association to W. E. B. Du Bois

Newark (N.J.) - Reporting results of decision to hire Sarah Hunt as head Resident of Negro Settlement House.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Aug. 10

Marteena, Constance H.

Letter from Constance H. Marteena to W. E. B. Du Bois

Chicago (Ill.) - Introducing herself as the librarian at Bennett College; describing her work on "An Annotated Bibliography of Books and Materials about Afro-American Woman"; enclosing a "tentative checklist" therefrom and requesting that he review it and "add to it, either in pencil or pen, the names of persons whom I may have omitted."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1974

The Black woman in the home-family

Boston (Mass.) - Analysis of the role of Black women in the context of American culture.

Roxbury Action Program Collection

1937

Crawford, George W. (George Williamson), b. 1877

Sex and general division of occupations

United States - Labor statistics of male and female African Americans by occupation from Crawford's "The Talladega Manual of Vocational Guidance".

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1964

Walker, Rita

Life in Mississippi: Negro motherhood

Mississippi - Rita, a 25 year old African American woman with five children, recounts her horrible experience in seeking medical help when her youngest child was born in 1963. "I would rather be in the North hungry than to be in Mississippi full."

Gloria Xifaras Clark Papers

1918 July 11

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

Syllabus of lectures to colored working girls

New York (N.Y.) - Outline of syllabus for proposed "lectures to colored working girls" to be held at the Harlem Center.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers