Gallery view

1963 Aug. 31

M. V. Strong talks

Briefly noting the late August death of W. E. B. Du Bois and citing from the N.A.A.C.P.'s Roy Wilkins on his life and achievements.

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1945 Mar.

NAACP to Send Consultant to San Francisco

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the prospective attendance of W. E. B. Du Bois at the United Nations Conference on International Organization, in official representation of the NAACP, and in the company of delegates from 41 other national societies and organizations (see mums312-b109-i091 for complete listing).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929

Newspaper clipping about an NAACP conference

Clipping from a newspaper of an article entitled "Negroes' Fight on Two Issues Forges Ahead." The article discusses progress made by the NAACP against "segregation and disfranchisement." Quotes part of a speech given by W. E. B. Du Bois about progress in "public sentiment." Also includes photos of Mary White Ovington, W. E. B. Du Bois, Moorfield Storey, and William Pick... more

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1951 Aug.

Union (Cincinnati, Ohio)

Annual conference endorses Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - One clipping, dated August 9, 1951 describing the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Convention's formal opposition to the actions of the federal government against W. E. B. Du Bois and his Peace Information Center associates; and one clipping, dated May 31, 1950 noting W. P. Dabney's condemnation of those same "nonsensical" and "really tragical" allegat... more

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1945 Apr. 12

New York Times Company

Sends Plea to Roosevelt Negro Group Urges Opposition to Colonial Empires

New York (N.Y.) - Newspaper clipping describing the NAACP's "'deep concern' that no post-war plans for [colonial] peoples were made at Dumbarton Oaks or are scheduled for consideration at San Francisco" and describing its communications to President Roosevelt and Secretary of State Edward Stettinius to that effect.

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1963 Aug. 31

N.A.A.C.P. mourns passing of Du Bois, a founder

Los Angeles (Calif.) - An L.A. Weekly feature on the death of W. E. B. Du Bois and his remembrance at the headquarters of the Association he co-founded.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1947 June

Pittsburg Courier Publishing Co.

UN, Socialism Only Hope for World's Backward Races, Says Dr. Du Bois

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - Undated article describing Du Bois's beliefs in the United Nations, the New Deal, and social services as the greatest hopes of the day, citing from his recent (June 28, 1947) NAACP convention address.

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1928 May 14

New York Times Company

Thomas H. Tibbels, populist leader, dies Party's nominee in 1904 for the vice presidency was one of John Brown's raiders

Omaha (Neb.) - Noting the death of his Populist Party leader and providing a succinct summary of his life and political achievements.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1913 Nov.

Crisis (Firm)

National emancipation exposition [fragment from the Crisis]

New York (N.Y.) - One double-sided page from volume 6, number 7 of the "Crisis," describing the proceedings of the Emancipation Proclamation Exposition held that October in New York City (see also mums312-b162-i247) as well as activities at various branches of the N.A.A.C.P.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925

Unidentified fragment on race prejudice

United States - An unidentified and untitled small feature on racial violence in Detroit, beseeching that "broad-minded Christian and colored people frankly discuss the question" of segregation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers