Gallery view

1944 Oct. 24

Capital Times (Madison, Wis.)

Seek to Sway Members of U. Club on Negroes Student group works for favorable vote

Madison (Wis.) - Describing recent protests at the University of Wisconsin occasioned by Arthur Burke's dismissal from the University club, and responding to years of housing discrimination at the institution.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Mar. 4

Baltimore News

Court-martial unfair New trial granted Negro troopers convicted of attacking woman

Baltimore (Md.) - A "Baltimore News" feature clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on the conferral of a new trial to the 18 officers convicted of assaulting a white girl at Camp Grant; see also mums312-b165-i415-i416.

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

1919 Mar. 6

Chicago tribune

Wilson names court to try Grant Negroes

Chicago (Ill.) - A small feature from the "Tribune" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on Wilson's consideration of the cases of "thirteen Negro soldiers charged with assaulting a white girl at Camp Grant" in May 1918.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Oct. 24

NCF Endorses USSA Objection

Madison (Wis.) - Describing protests at the University of Wisconsin occasioned by the ousting of African American lecturer Arthur Burke from the University club and proposing a series of recommendations to the USSA.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 21

Evening Express (Los Angeles, Calif.)

Revokes findings in Negro officer's case

Los Angeles (Calif.) - A small feature from the "Evening Express" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on Bishop Charles Spencer Smith's letters to the War Dept. on the case of a colored officer deemed unsuitable to the charge of officer; see also mums312-b165-i415, i424.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1944 Oct. 24

Wisconsin State Journal

U. W. Groups Seek to Aid Ousted Negro

Madison (Wis.) - Describing University of Wisconsin student groups' support of professor Arthur Burke, recently rejected by the University club, and noting NAACP intervention in the Univeristy's discriminatory policies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1949 Jan. 22

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

The American Negro in my time

Bombay (India) - Concerning Du Bois's involvement in the Civil Rights movement from 1890 through 1953.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Jan. 14

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

The problem of the 20th century is the problem of the color line

Pittsburgh (Pa.) - A retrospective look at the past fifty years of African American history.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers