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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

1935 Feb. 7

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to Oberlaender Trust

Atlanta (Ga.) - Addressed to the Board of Directors. Proposes a study of industrial education in Germany and how it might be applied to African American industrial schools.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Mar. 15

American Peace Crusade

Statement of the delegation Submitted to the Hon. George Marshall, Secretary of Defense

New York (N.Y.) - Describing what they deem as the abuse of the country's great power and urging the administration "to impose a complete and civilized restraint upon the tactics of warfare which the forces of the United States employ."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923 May 15

Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938

Memorandum from James Weldon Johnson to American Fund for Public Service

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning increased funding for African American concerns including: anti-lynching, legal defense, economics/labor, agriculture, and educational funding.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Dec. 16

Baldwin, Calvin Benham, 1902-1975

Memorandum from C. B. Baldwin to Progressive Party state directors

New York (N.Y.) - Deeming it "of the greatest urgency" that Senate members vote for a change on Senate Rule 22, "to stop filibusters by a majority vote of the Senate instead of being blocked by the present constitutional two-thirds" and enclosing a memorandum on that subject for their endorsement.

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

1942

United States . Commission on Fair Employment Practice

Commission Fair Employment Practices Committee proceedings

Washington (D.C.) - Nine-page report prepared by Committee chairman Mark Foster Ethridge describing current prejudice in employment practice suffered by the country's "6,000,000 Jewish people, 13,000,000 Negroes, almost 5,000,000 aliens, 1,000,000 Orientals and American Indians, approximately 5,000,000 Spanish-speaking peoples, or peoples of Spanish extraction, and 26,000,000 Catholics."

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

1988 May 3

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to John A. H. Curry

United States - Forwarding a memo from Barry Frank discussing the U. S. Television marketplace.

Mark H. McCormack Papers