United States . Army . Infantry Regiment, 368th
France - Report of multiple Companies of the 368th detailing operations in the Argonne Forest in September of 1918. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".
United States . Army . Engineer Battalion, 536th
Appendix no. 1-2 of a report of the 536th engineers. Includes biographical information of officers and appointments. Most likely collected for W. E. B. Du Bois' proposed book "The Black Man in the Wounded World".
1980 May 14
New York (N.Y.) - Reports titled "Questionable treatment policy on SSU, bldg. 1" and "Forensic unit, bldg. 1: a joke, and a tragedy." Discussing the possible administrative reasons for the violence which occurs on the SSU Unit. Criticizing the use of a token economy as furthering the patients' feelings of hopelessness and powerlessness. Questioning the parole and release processes in response to a new Criminal Procedur... more
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
New York (N.Y.) - Recapitulating 1947's "most publicized cases... of mob violence against Negroes"; listing chronologically instances of deaths and suspected deaths by lynching, mob violence, lynchings prevented, police brutality, race clashes in Chicago, and select isolated events throughout the year.
1944 Oct. 4
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
New York (N.Y.) - Outlining the tentative program, scope, and recent accomplishments of the study being conducted by W. E. B. Du Bois and Ellen Irene Diggs under the auspices of the NAACP and involving international policy, economic and social factors, and post-war conditions in Africa, Asian and Caribbean colonies, Mexico, Central and South America, Europe, South Africa, and beyond.