1919 May 24
Henry Romeike, Inc.
New York (N.Y.) - A small feature from the "Army and Navy Journal" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on an official decision deeming a colored officer "unqualified" as "Negroes are deficient in moral fiber, rendering them unfit as officers and leaders of men" and outlining the protests made thereto to the War Dept. See also mums312-b165-i416, i424.
New York (N.Y.) - Clippings accompanying memorandum (mums312-b104-i486) by Leslie Perry on statistics, trends and imbalances in the federal government's employment of African Americans, published by Howard University and and the August/September 1946 issue of the NAACP Bulletin.
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the progress and history of the "American Negro;" discusses the Paris Exposition and the United States section, where the "exhibit of American Negroes at the Paris Exposition" will be on display.
1912 Oct. 12
Oppenheim, James, 1882-1932
New York (N.Y.) - Taken from volume 73, number 3332 of this New York weekly, and addressing the nebulous nature of the late Robert Johnson's conviction, and describing the gritty details of his lynching and mutilation amidst roaring and cheering crowds.