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1932 Sept. 27

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Returning correspondence from a Miss Hutson concerning Manhattan railroad employment practices, and suggesting that President William Gibbs McAdoo "made a fairly good record, so far as Negroes are concerned."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 Sept. 27

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Returning correspondence from a Miss Hutson concerning Manhattan railroad employment practices, and suggesting that President William Gibbs McAdoo "made a fairly good record, so far as Negroes are concerned."

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

1946 Sept. 19

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing and describing a memo from Frank Williams on the "current wave of lynching" and his own letter to Paul Robeson on why he could not participate more actively in anti-lynching legislation, so that he, Du Bois, has "a background of the facts"; complaining that overbearing and exhaustive attention on Du Bois's United Nations-related-efforts are to blame, as they h... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Sept. 16

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

Memorandum from Walter White to the NAACP Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning misrepresentations of Reconstruction in the textbook, "How the United States Became a World Power" and a proposal to survey other textbooks being used in the New York Public School system for "objectionable" passages.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Oct. 2

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - Calling his attention to further aspects explaining the Association's conspicuous inactivity in the recent "Crusade Against Lynching" and noting that "the tone of your memorandum [mums312-b111-i319] was distinctly surprising in its tartness."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 Nov. 6

White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955

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

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning position on the Dyer Bill of recently re-elected members of the United States House of Representatives, Senate and state Governors.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Mar. 31

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

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

Prairie View (Tex.) - Noting (in answer to his March 29 letter, on verso), that he has not signed nor seen any Third Party manifesto and has refrained from participating in any "organized political activity," despite his steady endorsement of Henry wallace.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1946 Sept. 23

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

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

New York (N.Y.) - Noting that his September 19 memo (mums312-b111-i318) was the first he'd heard of recent lynchings; insisting that he "gladly would have cooperated" in actions thereon, had he been properly informed; and asserting that his preoccupation with the impending General Assembly of the United Nations "did not and could not interfere with the NAACP program."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1925 Feb. 11

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Mr. White with regard to the Denver conference

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning extradition of African Americans in the South.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers