75 results found for: name:"Afro-American Newspapers"

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1947 Nov.

Afro-American Newspapers

United States v. Eugene Dennis Brief Amicus Curiae application

New York (N.Y.) - The Newspaper's motion to file a Brief Amicus Curiae to the Washington D.C. Court of Appeals on the case of United States v. Eugene Dennis; describing the defendant's position; providing legal background on the issue at hand, the enforcement of the Constitution's fourteenth amendment; pointing out and condemning the District Court's "grave error" and demanding that its ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1955 Jan. 5

Afro-American Newspapers

Case of Dr. Lorch

New York (N.Y.) - Describing the termination of mathematics professor Lee Lorch's contract at Fisk and deeming it "unfortunate and ill-advised."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 3

Afro-American Newspapers

To true slaves

Announcing a ceremony to be hosted by the Daughters of the Confederacy, who will be erecting "a monument to true slaves;" Makes note of Du Bois' assessment of John Brown and his capture of Harpers Ferry.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1936 June 1

Stokes, Anson Phelps, 1874-1958

Letter from Anson Phelps Stokes to Afro-American

Washington (D.C.) - Addressed to the editor; in response to Woodson's May 30 article condemning the "Encyclopedia of the Negro" project, defending the initiative and refuting Woodson's claims.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1963 Sept. 7

Afro-American Newspapers

'Last grand protest' of Dr. W. E. B. Du Bois

Baltimore (Md.) - Photocopy of an article and photo describing the state funeral given for W. E. B. Du Bois in Accra, Ghana.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1931 Oct. 17

Afro-American Newspapers

Barbara Frietchie in Black at Harpers Ferry

Concerning Dr. Bragg's presence at the Daughters of the Confederacy's Heyward Shepherd monument ceremony; notes that Bragg attempted to justify his presence at the "rebel celebration."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1957 Feb. 8

Du Bois, Shirley Graham, 1896-1977

Letter from Shirley Graham Du Bois to Afro-American Newspapers

New York (N.Y.) - Concerning an upcoming article on W. E. B. Du Bois; Mrs. Du Bois answers questions concerning W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1953 Dec. 22

Afro-American Newspapers

Lawson blasts Du Bois Trial in Md. speech

Baltimore (Md.) - Describing Washington attorney Belford V. Lawson's performance in the Du Bois trial, and opinion that the defendant's conviction "would have been a great move toward a totalitarian state."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

Redding, J. Saunders (Jay Saunders), 1906-1988

Book Review

Reviewing "The Game of Death."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1951 July 21

Afro-American Newspapers

Hunton, Field have rich roots in U.S. Both from families which had led America for 3 generations

Baltimore (Md.) - Describing W. A. Hunton's and Frederick Vanderbilt Field's respective families' history in government action and civil rights organizations.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers