Gallery view

1932 Oct. 7

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Jeanette Randolph

New York (N.Y.) - Assuring her he will very soon "remember... about the Report for the Board and have it in proper shape."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1921

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

Memorandum on the History of the Crisis and its relation to the National Association

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the organizational and publication history of "The Crisis" and its relationship to the NAACP.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Aug. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - In response to White's inquiry into "colored appointees" in major cities (see mums312-b055-i263), regretting "I have no data" on the subject but making reference nonetheless to "outstanding cases in Chicago, Cleveland and New York."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Memorandum regarding 'colored man' on Cook County Grand Jury

New York (N.Y.) - Brief statement regarding the "matter of colored people in the south sitting on Grand Juries," an issue discovered by the NAACP Chicago Branch, and announcing that Walter Searcy's service on such a jury has broken the unfortunate trend.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 June 4

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

Memorandum on Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Adding various achievements and accomplishments to incorporate into his June 4 report to the Association on "Special Research" activities.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 14

Memorandum from undisclosed correspondent to undisclosed recipient

New York (N.Y.) - Memo attaching documents presumably supplied Walter Francis Wright and hoping they suit him: "it is all I have, other matter being in Dr. Bu Bois' private folders."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Apr. 21

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to J. E. Spingarn, Harry E. Davis, George W. Crawford, Lillian A. Alexander, Arthur B. Spingarn, and Louis T. Wright

Atlanta (Ga.) - Draft of memo marked "personal and confidential" calling for "a radical and thorough-going re-organization" of the NAACP; enclosing a corresponding plan and explanation and seeking recipients' comments thereon. Marked with Du Bois's pencilled corrections. For final version see mums312-b067-i081.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 14

Memorandum from undisclosed correspondent to Walter Wright

New York (N.Y.) - Requesting, on behalf of W. E. B. Du Bois, "the original of the attached" (see mums312-b055-i188 for slightly more detail).

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Aug. 28

Hikida, Yasuichi

Letter from Y. Hikida to N.A.A.C.P.

Bedford Hills (N.Y.) - Addressed to Walter White; complaining that the cartoons he submitted to the "Crisis" some time ago have still not been returned and describing ongoing sagas trying to effect their return.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Sept. 5

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Roy Wilkins

New York (N.Y.) - Complaining of technical troubles with the telephone in Wilkin's office.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers