Gallery view

1932 Dec.

Crisis (Firm)

Duties, salary, and length of service of present Crisis staff

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing the duties associated with the magazine's various positions and their respective salaries and contract periods.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec.

Moos, Elizabeth

Report on W. E. B. Du Bois's indictment and trial

Croton-on-Hudson (N.Y.) - Describing the arrest, treatment, indictment, and court trial of W. E. B. Du Bois and his Peace Information Center associates, and noting the aftermath and implication of said processes, as well as the support relayed from all parts of the country during their midst.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Oct.

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

Report on the Fifth Pan-African Congress

Manchester (England) - Summarizing "one of the most extraordinary stories of economic exploitation," told the previous day at the Fifth Pan African Congress, describing the state of British rule in West Africa and evidencing the force and impact of non-violent economic protest.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Oct.

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

Report on the Fifth Pan-African Congress

Manchester (England) - Summarizing the principal aspects and issues of the Fifth Pan African Congress; summarizing complaints and assertions made by its over 200 delegates; and briefly paraphrasing the appeal its entire body shall make to the world.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Oct.

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

Report on the Fifth Pan-African Congress

Manchester (England) - Reporting on various aspects and events of the Fifth Pan African Congress; describing its attending delegates and the slogans promulgated thereby; summarizing the themes of that morning's sessions, led by Nkrumah and Annan, both from the Gold Coast; Wallace Johnson of West Africa; Downs-Thomas of Gambia; and "the best and most philosophical remarks" made by Owolowo of t... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec.

Lawson, Elizabeth, 1904-

Special report on Essex House hotel, inc.

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the financial standing of the Essex House Hotel as well as the net worths and professional banking affiliations of its various top-level administrators.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1924 May 12

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Evaluation of Crisis business performance

New York (N.Y.) - An unsparing assessment of the magazine's performance, circulation, design, artistic value, public perception, unindexed state, superficial treatment of monotonous subjects, and seemingly "hastily written" editorials; and pointing out that its previous prominence might be threatened by the ascendant "Opportunity."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Nov. 30

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

A program against reaction

New York (N.Y.) - Assessing the Eisenhower program and outlining the "major issues that must be met immediately, that must be prepared for even before the 83rd Congress meets."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 Dec.

Lawson, Elizabeth, 1904-

Who owns Essex House and what are their financial connections?

New York (N.Y.) - Enclosing Dun and Bradstreet's report on the Essex House Hotel and outlining the links between its top administrators and large financial institutions in New York; outlining the various problems and questions that arose from her inquiry into the cancellation of Du Bois's planned affair at that venue; and speculating generally on the "concerted action on the part of hote... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1932 June

Lincoln University (Pa.)

Lincoln University commencement ceremony

Lincoln (Pa.) - A summary of the events and honorees rewarded at the Univerist'ys 78th annual commencement ceremony, furnished for use in a forthcoming "Crisis" feature.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers