Gallery view

1929 July

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

A message to the American Negro from Rabindranath Tagore

New York (N.Y.) - Reproducing in full, and commenting upon, the statement by the Indian poet calling for "race consciousness" and relaying a universal message in defiance of "the artificial limitations of race." See also mums312-b183-i047, and mums312-b183-i409 for original rendering.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 12

Southern Aid Society of Virginia

Feature on Southern Aid Society of Virginia

Richmond (Va.) - An account of the Society's origins, purposes, recent acquisitions, immediate plans, and administrative structure, for print in a future number of the "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921

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

The work of the N. A. A. C. P.

Draft of an article reporting on the work of the N.A.A.C.P. from its founding through the year 1921.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 Nov.

Crisis (Firm)

Anti-lynching work

Discussing the establishment of the NAACP's anti-lynching fund. Excerpted from p. 19 of the November 1918 issue of The Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 29

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

African Negroes petition the United Nations for help in removing discrimination

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Common Sense."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Nov. 3

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Press reaction to the NAACP United Nations Petition

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the reaction in the press to the NAACP's petition to the United Nations, and citing from various periodicals' editorial pieces thereon.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 22

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

NAACP Petitions the United Nations for equal rights for Negroes

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the journal "Opportunity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1926 May 20

Wheeler, Henry W.

Are the houses being built upon foundations of rock or sand?

Saint Louis (Mo.) - Addressing the nature, timeliness, and possible outcomes of the financial campaign being carried out "by the various Negro Religious Denominations of St. Louis, Mo.," questioning "the wisdom of the policy" underlying same; and outlining some of his personal ideas on steps forward.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 May

Walling, William English, 1877-1936

The founding of the N.A.A.C.P.

Greenwich (Conn.) - An excerpt from Walling's reflection on the founding of the Association, dating its true beginning to "the day we secured Dr. Du Bois," as printed in the July 1929 "Crisis."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 Oct. 16

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Afro-Americans petition the United Nations for equal rights

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the scope, structure, aims, origins, and contributors of the Association's petition to the United Nations, for publication in the magazine "Pan-Africa."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers