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1933 May 25

Letter from undisclosed correspondent to Daisy Lampkin

Atlanta (Ga.) - Sent by secretary; relaying that her recent letter addressed to W. E. B. Du Bois has been forwarded to him at Atlanta University.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1933 Mar. 9

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . Spingarn Medal Award Committee

1932 Spingarn Medal announcement

Atlanta (Ga.) - Announcing that the 1932 Spingarn Medal is awarded to Max Yergan, Negro American Y. M. C. A., and describing his desert thereof.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Atlanta (Ga.) - Although Du Bois appreciates that the Board has created a Committee of Reconciliation, Du Bois believes his resignation must stand; Du Bois feels he was being censored in the Crisis by the NAACP; strongly asserts that the NAACP needs to be reorganized.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 1

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP Board of Directors

Atlanta (Ga.) - Expressing his disagreement with the resolution passed at the May meeting concerning the administration of "The Crisis," its affiliation with the Association, and its (now endangered) capacity as a forum for "anyone's opinion, no matter how antagonistic to mine"; resigning from the editorship of said publication in light of these new conditions; and withdrawing in kind ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP Board of Directors

Atlanta (Ga.) - Declaring the definitive end of his previously deferred resignation from the Association; illuminating "the deeper reasons" for his withdrawal, specifically with respect to the degree, nature, and content of the expression of his opinion on the matter of segregation, and the Association's egregiously censorial attitude taken there-towards; remarking at the Association's... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 June 26

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

Atlanta (Ga.) - Although Du Bois appreciates that the Board has created a Committee of Reconciliation, Du Bois believes his resignation must stand; Du Bois feels he was being censored in the Crisis by the NAACP; strongly asserts that the NAACP needs to be reorganized.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 May 21

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

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to NAACP Board of Directors

Atlanta (Ga.) - Expressing his disagreement with the resolution passed at the May meeting concerning the administration of "The Crisis," its affiliation with the Association, and its (now endangered) capacity as a forum for "anyone's opinion, no matter how antagonistic to mine"; resigning from the editorship of said publication in light of these new conditions; and withdrawing in kind ... more

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1929 Nov. 13

Walden, A. T. (Austin Thomas), 1885-1965

Hiring out United States convicts

Atlanta (Ga.) - Enclosed in A. W. Ricks' recommendation of Walden for the 1930 Spingarn Medal, to substantiate his exemplary handling of a 1929 case involving the hiring of US convicts. Attached in memo from W. T. Andrews to W. E. B. Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to J. E. Spingarn

Atlanta (Ga.) - Protesting his "stated intention to oust [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and noting that "Negro America still looks to him as leader and real backbone of organization."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1934 Apr. 3

Alexander, Lillian

Telegram from Lillian Alexander to Marion Cuthbert

Atlanta (Ga.) - Noting "another dastardly attack on [W. E. B.] Du Bois" and calling for her attendance at the April 9 Association Board meeting.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers