Gallery view

1956 Jan. 16

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

The Negro in America today

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the lack of thorough social science research in measuring the advancement of civil rights amongst African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 24

Henry Romeike, Inc.

Colored war officers and the army

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1903 Oct. 17

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

The training of Negroes for social power

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the importance of training "Negroes" for social power, equality, and abolition of racial discrimination.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1956 Mar. 5

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

The political power of the south

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the disproportionate political power of the South in the United States Congress due to the disenfranchisement of African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept.

Perry, Leslie

The Negro Federal Government Worker and FEPC Report

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Jan.

Crisis (Firm)

Consumers' co-operation

New York (N.Y.) - A clipping from the January 1919 "Crisis" (volume 17, number 3) stating the first 2 (of 4) "fundamental principles" of consumers' cooperatives.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1900 Nov.

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

The American Negro at Paris

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1899 Nov. 30

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

The suffrage fight in Georgia

New York (N.Y.) - Discussing the fight for suffrage for the black citizens of Georgia.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 Dec.

Crisis (Firm)

Baker

New York (N.Y.) - Taken from volume 15, a short feature in praise of Secretary of War Newton Diehl Baker, admitting that "He has not done everything we could wish, but he has accomplished so much more than President Wilson."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 Oct. 12

Oppenheim, James, 1882-1932

The lynching of Robert Johnson

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.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers