1952 Sept. 14
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Boston (Mass.) - Typescript of the remarks made by W. E. B. Du Bois at the annual convention of the Peace Progressive Party of Massachusetts, reminding Americans that "we are not the world's natural leaders either by inherent gift nor temporary technical mastery" and describing the Party's overt and exclusive focus on the attainment and long-term maintenance of peace.
1983 Apr. 29
Shackleton, Rita M.
Shackleton responds on behalf of McCormack to Richardson's employment inquiry, stating that there are presently no openings available.
1923 Jan. 24
Nance, Ethel Ray, 1899-1992
St. Paul (Minn.) - Commenting on experiences as a stenographer for the Journal of the House of Representatives during the Legislature and traveling to see family after an operation for tonsillitis. Typewritten on stationery from the State of Minnesota House of Representatives, Forty-third Session; signed by Ethel May Ray of Thomas Street.
1971 May 4
Washington, D.C. - From a series of photographs documenting the May Day protests and street actions in Washington (May 1-3).
1936 July 20
Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958
Washington (D.C.) - Regarding the approval of Robert E. Park's appointment as joint editor of the "Encyclopedia of the Negro"; quoting from two board members' letters on the matter and discussing the racial matters of the volume's staffing; and pointing out three corrections to be made to the memorandum.
1991 July 30
Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images of the groundbreaking ceremony for the Silvio O. Conte Center for Polymer Research.