1912 Dec. 7
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the evening's proceedings, including fare and speeches (one by W. E. B. Du Bois, on "The Rights of the Colored American"; listing guests; and leaving room for autographs.
Pan African Congress
Describing the dates, prospective proceedings, and logistical details of the Second Pan-African Congress; issued by Blaise Diagne, President, and W. E. B. Du Bois, Secretary; verso bears a series of 12 questions scripted by the former. Typed label indicates that this Congress was the best attended, with 200 delegates present.
Ghana . Museums and Monuments Board
Accra (Ghana) - Model of Elmina Castle with a short history; includes a brief program.
1949 Jan. 24
Improved, Benevolent, Protective Order of Elks of the World
Washington (D.C.) - Describing the timeliness, motives, prospective proceedings, and sponsors (W. E. B. Du Bois among them) of the February 11-12 assembly and rally, and including a detachable reply card addressed to J. Finley Wilson.
New York (N.Y.) - Two-part list of participants in program, scheduled for October 25-31, 1931: "Preliminary and incomplete list" and "Supplementary list." Participants are identified by name and vocation and/or affiliation.
1960 July 4
Accra (Ghana) - Outlining the proceedings of the parliamentary inauguration ceremony of July 4 by the Right Honorable Kwame Nkrumah; including photos of icons of national import, prayers for libation in English and Twi; listing the members of the government and their respective ranks; and embellished with Du Bois's notes.
1988 May 12
McCormack, Mark H.
McCormack thanks Applin for the award nomination, but will be in Europe for the British Open and unable to attend the ceremony. Includes a brochure for the United States Sports Academy, and a folder for the Academy's Awards of Sport 1987, which includes a program of the event, and portraits and biographies of the recipients of various sports awards. Also includes list o... more