Gallery view

1932 Nov. 18

Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891-

Memorandum from Herbert J. Seligmann to N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Nominating Eddie Tolan for the award and briefly describing his background and accomplishments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 11

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Suggesting January 30 or February 1 as possible dates for selecting the next Medalist.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Feb. 24

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Briefly describing the backgrounds and accomplishments of four worthy award candidates: Dr. William A. Hinton; L. M. Hershaw; Rose McClendon; and Dr. Julian Lewis. Verso of second sheet contains notes and key terms regarding the sugar and slave trades in the West Indies.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 June 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.) - Appending, to the minutes of the Spingarn Committee Meeting (mums312-b055-i245), the appointment of Oswald Garrison Villard as Chairman.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 May 23

Andrews, William T., 1898-1984

Memorandum from W. T. Andrews to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding A. W. Ricks' nomination of Attorney A. T. Walden for the 1930 Spingarn Medal; attaching Ricks' letter of recommendation and enclosed summary of Walden's career and brief on the hiring of US convicts.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 5

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

Memorandum from N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee to N.A.A.C.P. Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Proposing several administrative changes to the Spingarn Award Medal nomination process.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

Memorandum from NAACP Spingarn Medal Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Relaying that the Medal has been awarded to Max Yergan, "Negro American Y. M. C. A. Secretary," and briefly describing his background and accomplishments.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Mar. 7

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to N.A.A.C.P. Spingarn Medal Award Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Reproducing a passage from Robert Russa Moton's letter in recognition and celebration of his being awarded the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Jan. 29

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Listing a series of dates upon which he could attend a meeting of the Spingarn Medal Committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 9

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

Spingarn Medal Committee memorandum

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning the colors for the presentation of the Spingarn Medal.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers