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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Report of the Field Secretary

Omitted from the minutes of the September meeting of the NAACP Board of Directors, contains an update from the Field Secretary, James Weldon Johnson, on association branches.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1948 Oct.

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

My relations with the N. A. A. C. P.

Contains a timeline from 1909-1944 of Du Bois' involvement in the N.A.A.C.P., including his reasons for resigning in 1934 and his invitation to rejoin in 1944, as well as recent work accomplished on behalf of the association; describes his work from 1944-1948, his difficulties and dissatisfaction in carrying out his work, further friction, describes the petition to the United Natio... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1923

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Nominating Committee

Report from the NAACP Nominating Committee to the Board of Directors

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning recommendations for the 1924 NAACP Board of Directors.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Mar. 3

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Report of the Acting Secretary of the NAACP to the Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding the status of the Rosenwald Offer and related financial matters; the establishment of Life Membership Reserve Fund; the Upholstering Union and the case of J. H. Jones; "The Crisis" rent; the Moorfield Storey Memorial Meeting; and the Moorfield Storey-Louis Marshall Memorial Campaign.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Sept. 9

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting W. E. B. Du Bois's various activities and accomplishments, June 12 through September 9, 1945, in his office of "Director of Special Research"; highlighting sales of his recently released "Color and Democracy"; publication of articles in various books and journals; work towards a collaborative exhibit with L. D. Reddick of the New York Public Library; redaction... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1918 May 13

Shillady, John R., 1875-1943

Report of John R. Shillady, Secretary, to the Anti-Lynching Committee

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting dates and events concerning the NAACP National Office and lynching cases from April 6, 1918 to May 10, 1918 in Monroe (La.), Lexington (Tenn.), and Poplarville (Miss.). Also notes prevented lynchings and communication with the Colored Press. Typescript copy with notation marking exhibit items A through I.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 Aug. 31

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

Report of the director of publications and research for the month of August

New York (N.Y.) - Summarizing the distribution and financial data on the "Crisis"; describing the imminent threat of a city-wide printers' stirke and noting its potential impact on production; and happily reporting that otherwise, "the general condition of The Crisis is excellent."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919 May 2

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Report of the field secretary

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning new branches, office duties and meetings attended.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1945 Jan. 2

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

Report of the NAACP Department of Special Research

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on W. E. B. Du Bois's progress and accomplishments as the Association's "Director of Special Research"; noting the acceptance of "Color and Democracy" by Harcourt, Brace; coordination of the April Colonial Conference; recent lectures at universities and cultural institutes; and membership on the Wendell Willkie Award committee.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1930 Jan. 27

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Report of the Acting Secretary of the NAACP to the Committee on Administration

New York (N.Y.) - Reporting on the items discussed in the meeting: the "Moorfield Storey-Louis Marshall Memorial Campaign," aka Spring Membership Drive, and its basic proceedings and structure; Samuel S. Fels' potential $1,000 contribution to meet the Rosenwald Fund offer; the organization of the upcoming conference with Sanford Bates; the signing of the $3,000 Garland Fund note; the upc... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers