Gallery view

1918 Mar. 16

Memorandum to Mr. Shillady

New York (N.Y.) - Memo on the National Association for the Advancement of Colored Peoples notes in the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec.

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born

New York (N.Y.) - Rough draft of Du Bois's statement to be read aloud at the Committee's 15th anniversary conference in Chicago in his absence; see mums312-b117-i0168 for final version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 20

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to unidentified correspondent

New York (N.Y.) - Sending information on Accounts Payable and the general financial status of the Crisis.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Apr. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Crisis Committee

New York (N.Y.) - A draft of Du Bois's notes on the magazine's finance and administration, hiring needs, and treatment of "the larger question of our permanent solvency." See mums312-b182-i561 for typed version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Sept.

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to the Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Du Bois reminds the Editorial Board of the Crisis that they must select a Business Manager immediately and provides a list of the names of a number of applicants; encourages that a business plan must be developed as soon as a new business manager is hired.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Sept. 7

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

New York (N.Y.) - Providing a financial statement concerning clerical assistance in his office for the month of August.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Jan. 27

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Madison S. Jones

New York (N.Y.) - In response to his recent memo on the state and location of Du Bois's office, describing at length the five-year-long saga with the Board regarding provision of sufficient working space and supplies, and insisting that the Board has treated him unfairly. Littered with Du Bois's hand-pencilled edits; see mums312-b120-i272 for later version.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Aug.

Smith, Jessica, 1895-

Inception of Stalin peace prizes

New York (N.Y.) - Smith's description of the Prizes' inception, purposes, procedures, and recipients from 1950-1952, and supplied per Du Bois's request (mums312-b140-i423). See mums312-b140-i424 for final rendering.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Feb. 2

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

Memo from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Peace Crusade

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining that he wrote to them in December concerning his dissatisfaction with the organization, and because there have been no proposals for change, he is resigning. Draft of item: mums312-b139-i143.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Apr. 12

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting that the Association send notices to "the great Negro church organizations, labor organizations, fraternal organizations, fraternities and other national Negro groups" offering to represent them and voice their concerns and resolutions at the upcoming United Nations Conference in San Francisco, where they have just been awarded designated representation (see mums312-b107... more

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