Gallery view

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

1933 Jan. 2

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Spingarn Medal Award Committee

United States - Concerns support for awarding the Spingarn Medal to Dr. Joseph Henry Ward of Tuskegee.

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

1918 May 3

Memorandum to Mr. Shillady

United States - Listing prominent Negro hospitals located in D.C., Illinois, Pennsylvania, Missouri, North Carolina, Georgia, Virginia and Maryland which train nurses. Draft for letter on reverse requests a count of graduating students and photographs from an unidentified institution.

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

1925 Jan. 15

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James W Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an appeal to the Garland Fund to fund a study of Black common schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 24

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to William Pickens

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning Du Bois's knowledge of Muslim missionaries conducting missionary work amongst African Americans.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1927 Feb. 15

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to James Weldon Johnson

New York (N.Y.) - Noting the status of the American Fund for Public Service's "survey of the Negro public schools of certain Southern states."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers