Gallery view

1919 May 10

Diggs, James R. L.

Letter from James R. L. Diggs to W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Concerning Diggs's plan for a history of the Niagara Movement, photographs of recently elected African American Baltimore City Council members, and a history of the Maryland Council of Defense.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 June 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. S. Jackson

Atlanta (Ga.) - Discussing the Niagara Movement's pledge to do nothing in regard to President Taft's limiting African Americans in federal offices to those approved by the South but invites Jackson to attend the next meeting and express his views.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 July 9

Williams, T. W. H.

Letter from T. W. H. Williams to W. E. B. Du Bois

Kansas City (Mo.) - Giving his support for the Niagara Movement but wishing educated and middle class African American's were more willing to accept the views and approach of Booker T. Washington.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Oct. 23

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to District of Columbia public schools

New York (N.Y.) - Recommendation for Caroline Bond for a position at the Miner Normal School.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1909 July 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Morris Murray

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Proposing that Murray publish and sell a small daily paper, including estimates of cost and number of copies, during the Niagara Movement meeting at San Isle City, Aug. 15th-18th.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1906

Niagara Movement (Organization)

Constitution and by-laws of the Niagara Movement

Buffalo (N.Y.) - Listing the twelve sections of the Niagara Movement constitution as well as two by-laws, and four amendments passed August 15-18, 1906.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1909 July 13

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to L. M. Hershaw

Wilberforce (Ohio) - Concerning invitation of Hatian minister to 1909 Niagara Movement meeting. Not signed by Du Bois, but authorship is inferred.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1907 Nov. 13

Murray, Freeman Henry Morris, 1859-1950

Letter from F. H. M. Murray to W. E. B. Du Bois

Alexandria (Va.) - Describing an accident that his son, Raymond, who was with them at Harper's Ferry, had while experimenting with an electric motor and buzz saw to be installed for a firm. The accident resulted in his son having his leg amputated. Due to the accident Horizon will be delayed and Murry himself is suffering with neuralgia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1908 June 12

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Alexander Walters

Atlanta (Ga.) - Concerning an appeal Du Bois is going to publish in the Horizon to the members of fours organizations to consider plans for uniting and to meet at the August meeting of the Niagara Movement. . In addition to the Niagara Movement the groups are the Afro-American Council, The American Negro Academy, and the Negro Political League.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1905

A Proposed Platform for the Conference at Buffalo

A list of eight proposed platform items for the Niagara Movement conference.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers