1949 Apr. 12
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Bertram A. Washington; gladly accepting his invitation to join the Committee (extended in mums312-b124-i247).
1978 Feb. 25
Agoli, Gordon B.
Springfield (Mass.) - From a series of interviews with former employees of the Granville Airplane Company of Springfield, Mass. Agnoli (1907-1996) was a painter for the Granville Airplane Co., hand-painting the insignia on the planes flown by Jimmy Doolittle and later founding and operating Agnoli Sign Co. of Springfield. Recollections of the Granville brothers, Jimmy Doolittle, painting the ... more
1927 Apr. 6
Robinson, W. A. (William Albert), b. 1890
Raleigh (N.C.) - Asking that The Crisis mention that there have been no lynchings in North Carolina for five years. Written on the letterhead of The National Association of Teachers in Colored Schools. Includes a math calculation.
Obrebski, Joseph, 1905-1967
Volche (Macedonia) - From a series of ethnographic photographs taken in Macedonian villages in 1932-1933.
McCarthy, D. John
Robert is wearing a light colored suit with a thickly white striped tie, holding a pipe in his right hand. His left foot is on his right knee [half crossed]. A lot of books and pamphlets are on the bookshelf behind him. He has a mustache and beard and is looking straight at the camera with not much expression on his face. A stack of stapled papers are on his desk in ... more