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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

1949 Aug. 10

Longshoreman's Aid Society

Evidences of discriminatory hiring practices on New York City piers

Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) - Detailing the nature and operation of the discriminatory hiring practices at the piers and outlining the origins and effects of the situation.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

Andrews, Regina

Memorandum from Regina Andrews to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Memo addressed presumably to Franklin F. Hopper, relaying Andrews's personal account of racial prejudice experienced at the New York Public Library, and describing select professional obstacles and challenges there faced. See mums312-b060-i168 for a rougher version, and mums312-b055-i481 for W. E. B. Du Bois's account of it.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931

Andrews, Regina

Memorandum from Regina Andrews to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Andrews' unsigned hand-written account of racial discrimination undergone at the New York Public Library; see mums312-b055-i481 for W. E. B. Du Bois's argument on her behalf.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 23

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; cover sheet to mums312-b060-i159, a memorandum to the Library's Franklin Hopper, which is "to be signed by Mr. Imes, myself, and three or four colored people of prominence in Harlem."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 23

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; later version of a memo to Franklin Hopper concerning incidents of racial prejudice transpired at the 135th Street Branch of the New York Public Library and making four requests regarding staffing thereat. Revised version of mums312-b060-i153 and mums312-b060-i154.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 23

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; draft of a memo to Franklin Hopper concerning incidents of racial prejudice transpired at the 135th Street Branch of the New York Public Library and making four requests regarding staffing thereat. Revised version of mums312-b060-i153.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 22

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Signed version of a memo to Franklin Hopper concerning incidents of racial prejudice transpired at the 135th Street Branch of the New York Public Library and making two requests regarding staffing thereat. Revised version of mums312-b060-i153, mums312-b060-i154, and mums312-b060-i162; bears the signatures of W. E. B. Du Bois and twelve other "prominent individuals in Ha... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Dec. 22

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Signed version of a memo to Franklin Hopper concerning incidents of racial prejudice transpired at the 135th Street Branch of the New York Public Library and making two requests regarding staffing thereat. Revised version of mums312-b060-i153, mums312-b060-i154, and mums312-b060-i162; bears the signatures of W. E. B. Du Bois and twelve other "prominent individuals in Ha... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Nov. 23

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

Memorandum from W. E. B. Du Bois to New York Public Library

New York (N.Y.) - Addressed to Catherine Latimer; marked-up draft of a memo to Franklin Hopper concerning incidents of racial prejudice transpired at the 135th Street Branch of the New York Public Library and making four requests regarding staffing thereat. Earlier version of mums312-b060-i154.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers