Gallery view

1953 Mar. 8

Cassini, Igor, 1915-

Jim Crow gala

United States - Concerning a fund raiser to build a new "Negro hospital" for the city of Palm Beach, Florida.

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L.U. survey is made by U.S. commissioner Committee feels university had made advancement in past six years

Jefferson City (Mo.) - Describing and citing from J. J. Tigert's assessment of Lincoln's "rapid advancement."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1904 June 23

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

What intellectual training is doing for the Negro [fragment]

Atlanta (Ga.) - Highlighting the accomplishments of African American education and the remaining need for further development and federal aid.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 June

Horne, Frank

Dog-house education

Fort Valley (Ga.) - Concerns the state of education and schools for African Americans in the United States south. Written for the 1936 Yearbook of the Howard University "Journal of Negro Education."

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Hope, John, 1909-

Negro self-help Rochdale style

United States - Study of efforts to establish cooperative business among black citizens in five cities and towns including Gary, Ind., Washington D.C., New Haven, Conn., Chicago, and Howard, Miss. that follow the Rochdale Principles.

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1919 Mar. 9

McGhee, Mattie

Some race women

Camp Sherman (Ohio) - Describing the service, performance, and backgrounds of nine colored female nurses stationed at the Camp Sherman Base Hospital; see mums312-b165-i038 for photo.

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Cuney-Hare, Maud, 1874-1936

The Crisis federation of Junior music clubs

Encouraging readers of The Crisis to start Junior Music Clubs.

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Hughley, Judge Neal, 1907-

The method by which Negroes may achieve more economic power

Marshall (Tex.) - Noting that at present "the Negro is utterly dependent on the white man;" lays out current segregation and discrimination; argues that "without economic power there can be no political or social freedom for the race;" suggests a program for gaining more power, noting the instrument of the "Consumer's Cooperative."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1938 Feb.

The Color line from Edinburgh to Atlanta

Article from "Missions" (vol. 29, no. 2) regarding the impact of segregation on meetings and conventions and the need for tact and wisdom in facing the problem.

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Deas, Roland

Unity first article submission

United States - Concedes that African Americans are divided in opinions. Calls on African American leaders to repair divisions.

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