Aptheker, Herbert, 1915-2003
New York (N.Y.) - Describing the background and status of certain efforts towards civil rights legislation; describing the impact of imperialism on the nation's social conditions and political processes; citing from W. E. B. Du Bois on the struggled borne by "the Negro people"; and suggesting that "'silence' aids chauvinism."
New York Herald Tribune (Firm)
New York (N.Y.) - Describing the construction of a memorial building to commemorate Wendell L. Willkie and to promote "fostering of international collaboration" and the "elimination of racial and religious antagonism," among other goals.
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.
Copy of an announcement about George Washington Forbes' posthumous recognition written by Fanny Goldstein and copied by Elizabeth H. Forbes. Discussing the recognition of George W. Forbes' service by "leading Boston newspapers." Published in "Libraries: A Monthly Review of Library Matters and Methods."
1960 Feb. 23
Berkshire Eagle (Pittsfield, Mass.)
Pittsfield (Mass.) - Noting the Great Barrington-born "distinguished Negro"'s 92nd birthday and briefly summarizing his background, education, and vast accomplishments.