Gallery view

1925 Nov. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Dr. Braun

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning a congress of Communists in Chicago, recognition of Russia by the United States and organizing a Friends of Russia group in the United States.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Oct. 5

Dunbar News

Confidential Memorandum for Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Roscoe Conkling Bruce; regarding the non-capitalization of the word "negro" in The Atlantic Monthly, to which he "entered vigorous protest" through a letter to the editor; enclosing the correspondence received in response from Ellery Sedgwick, and thanking Du Bois in advance for whatever "information, courtesy or kindness you may see your way clear to extend me i... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 14

Smythe, Hugh H. (Hugh Heyne), 1913-1977

Memo from Hugh H. Smythe to Henry Lee Moon

New York (N.Y.) - Explaining a message he received from the Urban League, concerning a joke book and a news clipping about the film, "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington," with the caption "See how to defeat the Civil Rights bill."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to American Fund for Public Service

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning funding for a study of common school education differences amongst white and black schools in the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1950 Oct. 6

Peace Information Center

Memorandum from Peace Information Center to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Arthur D. Kahn; forwarding a recent letter from Walter Orr Roberts rejecting the Center's World Peace Appeal, and suggesting that W. E. B. Du Bois formulate a response thereto.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Dec. 28

Civil Rights Congress (U.S.)

Memo on the case of James Zarichney

New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the cause and current status of James Zarichney's expulsion from Michigan State College.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Feb. 2

Malvan, Irene C.

Memorandum from Irene Malvan to W. E. B. Du Bois

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning discrepancies between 1930 lynching statistics collected by the NAACP and Tuskgegee Institute.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Jan. 24

Wilson, Daisy

Memorandum from Daisy Wilson to Walter White

New York (N.Y.) - Concerns information about funding appropriations for education for whites and blacks in the United States south. Provides references to resources.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 19

Pickens, William, 1881-1954

Memorandum from William Pickens to The Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Muslim missionaries conducting missionary work amongst African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 21

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to N.A.A.C.P.

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Miss Burton; requesting that, as she waits for him at the office, she "begin a history of the Negro soldiers in the Civil War," and listing two facts she ought to determine in connection therewith.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers